The overall objective of the Membership Management Advisory Group (MMAG) is to provide a focus for membership services and to facilitate liaison between key Directors having member services related responsibilities.
The MMAG answers to the Vice Chairman and is jointly chaired by the Director for Membership Growth, Retention and Sustainability and the Director for Membership Services.
MMAG members are representatives of the regions, corporate bodies, Young Members Group and those Directors with portfolios that pertain to specific membership matters.
On average, the MMAG meets face-to-face and via teleconferencing services every six weeks.
As part of the view, the MMAG is involved from the Validation process to retired members and for actively engaging in career, Continuous Professional Development (CPD), members Regional communications, Special Interest Groups (SIGs) and mentoring services either requested or offered by a wide variety of individuals or organisations.
The MMAG benefits from a dedicated Headquarters resource to support and coordinate communications; the mentoring scheme; the CPD programme; Special Interest Groups; support to regional activities; support to international initiatives/colleagues; contact with the membership, group members, the HQ team and the Board of Directors.
The MMAG will also engage with carrying out regular member’s surveys in order to identify membership demographics, sector interests and needs. The valuable results will serve with providing input to Directors’ work streams and more specifically with assisting in driving the Institute Strategy.
Any member of the Institute may apply to be involved in MMAG activities and Membership of the MMAG will be by personal invitation of the chair following a notification of interest by the member. Places will be limited so that a pool of volunteers may be maintained, and certain group representatives rotated on an as-required basis to give fair opportunity of representation when necessary.
Meeting participation is CPD earning for the individual member.
Volunteer members will be required to:
To be inclusive, the meetings are face-to-face with remote participation when possible. Offers of venue availability will be gratefully accepted from the membership who can offer suitable facilities such as internet link and/or conference call facility for a two hour period.
If you are interested in learning more about joining the MMAG, please contact Becky at the Security Institute HQ via email: Becky@security-institute.org
Alex Yates – SIG Implementation
Alastair Vella Sultana
Mike Cruse – South East region
Paul Grainge – North East region
James Morris – South West region
YOUNG MEMBERS GROUP
SyI DIRECTORS WITH MEMBERSHIP RESPONSIBILITY
Tony Aston – VB Chair
Peter Houlis – Northern
Stuart Hughes – CSO SIG Sponsor
Mahbubul Islam – Cyber & Convergence SIG Sponsor
Angela Vernon-Lawson – SEATs and BECRes SIG Sponsor
Mike White – Events