The Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) is committed to transparency and member engagement across all areas of society work. To that end, we make available our governing documents to the public for review. 


SGMP is governed by Bylaws as drafted in October 1981 and revised, most recently, in July 2023. 

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SGMP's Policies support consistent and transparent work at our National Offices and across our 18 chapters and 3 satellite chapters. 

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Code of Ethics

SGMP's Code of Ethics ensures members are treated fairly at all levels of the Society. 

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SGMP maintains audited financial statements for review by SGMP members. We file an annual 990 tax form, and 990-N tax forms on behalf of our subsidiaries. 

Review our Financial Statements

Member Bill of Rights

SGMP is committed to ensuring all members are respected and treated fairly across all SGMP programs and activities. 

Read our Member Bill of Rights