Councils/Professional Affiliations

Federal Mail Executive Council (FMEC)                

The Federal Mail Executive Council (FMEC) is a group of federal executives that meet periodically to establish a strategic vision and guiding principles for the Government-wide mail management and the Interagency Mail Policy Council (IMPC).  Agencies are selected for membership by the FMEC chair. 

Functions include:

  • Provide leadership to the mail management program and the Interagency Mail Policy Council
  • Share and advocate best practices
  • Establish work groups to examine specific mail issues

Access the current FMEC Member List [XLSX - 10.27 KB]

Federal Mail Executive Council Charter

Interagency Mail Policy Council (IMPC)                   

The IMPC is a group of federal agencies that meet on a quarterly basis to share information, best practices, and provide training.   All federal agencies may join IMPC.  Functions include:

  • Develop practical, professional principles and standards
  • Facilitate the development and use of performance measures
  • Assist in the development of training programs and
  • Research and share new technologies

Access the current IMPC Member List [XLSX - 40.58 KB]

Interagency Mail Policy Council Charter


Professional Affiliations

These organizations help build a broad base of support for the mail manager by sharing information and ideas in improvements and cost savings.

  • Mailers Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC)  provides technical information, advice and recommendations to the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to improve service and postal operating efficiency. GSA represents federal agencies.
  • Government Mailers Advisory Council (GMAC) is a USPS/federal partnership to improve mail services by sharing ideas, suggestions and solutions.  For information contact: LaChelle Bynum, Mail Manager, DoL, (202) 691-5344 or email:
  • Postal Customer Councils (PCC) is a forum for USPS-to-business communication, providing information and best practices for cost-effective and profitable mailing, education and training, and solving local challenges.
  • Mail Systems Management Association (MSMA) to advance professionalism within the mail systems industry by Promoting education, communications, art and science of mail
  • International Publishing Management Association (IPMA) offers solutions; access to best-in-class managers and industry experts; professional resources; and educational programs including Certified Mail Manager.



Last Reviewed 2015-07-08