SCPMA-HR was founded in 1940 as Chapter II of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR) and is currently the largest chapter of IPMA-HR, the global leader in human resources in public management with chapters throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and South Africa.

SCPMA-HR offers tools, resources, and information unique to the public sector in the Southern California area and strives to enhance the image of the human resources professional through ongoing professional, personal and organizational development. SCPMA-HR’s main objectives are to:


  • Provide a forum to discuss subjects of mutual interest for persons engaged in Public Human Resources Administration
  • Provide opportunities for professional development
  • Encourage and facilitate cooperative action among public agencies on human resources problems and issues


To post a Human Resource career opportunity on our site, please send the job announcement to krueda@baldwinpark.com
We offer this service at no charge to our members.

SCPMA-HR is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization. P.O. Box 10203, Glendale, CA 91209