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The National Council of Social Security Management Associations (NCSSMA)​ is a professional organization that strives to further the goals of SSA from a management perspective by having an open dialogue with regional and national leaders.  Many agency leaders are former or current members of our respective regional associations.

Why Should I Join?​

We are a respected organization that represents your interests in a positive and professional manner.  You will be joining an active and vibrant organization of your peers.  You can make a difference by raising issues and making suggestions for change to improve our service to the public.  You can also express concerns, problems, and views through a collective, unfiltered voice.  We serve as a channel of communications both to and from Central and Regional Offices.

Our accomplishments include:
  • Providing congressional testimony by members on budget and service delivery issues
  • Advocating for our interests through our Washington Representative on Capitol Hill
  • Working with federal advocacy groups to improve or protect federal employee benefits
  • Representing management on national and regional workgroups
  • Providing input through position papers and direct interaction with executives
  • Influencing policy changes
  • Providing input that often results in streamlined procedures  
  • Gaining improvements in automation and other systems enhancement 

    How Do I Join?

    • If you are an active member of your regional association, you are automatically a member of NCSSMA.  
    • If you would like to become a member of NCSSMA and are not an active member of your regional management association, please use the links below: 

    Region 1 - New England Social Security Management Association (NESSMA)
    Represents Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont
    Bridgeport, CT
    Region 2 - New York Region Management Society (NYRMS)
    Represents New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
    Diane Wilcox
    Ogdensburg, NY​
    Region 3 - Philadelphia Region Management Association (PRMA)
    Represents Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia
    Wheeling, WV
    Region 4 - Atlanta Region Social Security Management Association (ARMA)
    Represents Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee
    Hopkinsville, KY
    Region 5 - Chicago Social Security Management Association (CSSMA)
    Represents ​Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Wisconsin and Minnesota
    form_icon1.pngKatherine (Kathy) Zuleger
    Wausau, WI​
    Region 6 - Dallas Region Management Association (DRMA)
    Represents ​Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Texas
    James Tollett
    Pine Bluff, AR​
    ​Region 7 - Kansas City Management Association (KCMA)
    Represents ​Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska
    Timothy (Tim) Milton
    Scottsbluff, NE
    ​​Region 8 - Denver Region Social Security Management Association (DRSSMA)
    Represents ​Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Utah

    form_icon1.pngRoshawn Barnes
    Aurora, CO
    ​Region 9 - San Francisco Region Management Association (SFRMA)
    Represents California, Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam, and Saipan
    David Itzaina
    La Mesa, CA​
    Region 10 - Northwest Management Association (NWMA)
    Represents ​Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington
    Mark Fansler
    Portland, OR