Archive August 2021

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FMA Credentials and Qualifications

A recent survey on facility management training emphasizes the importance of facilities credentials like the Facilities Management Administrator (FMA®) Designation.

Five BOMA Board Positions Open: Apply Today

BOMA Oakland/East Bay is seeking candidates to fill five 2-year director positions that will begin in January 2022.  Online applications are now open!  Four positions are available to Principal Members and one for an Associate Member.  Any member in good standing is eligible to apply for a position.  Attached is the online Board Application.   Please fill out the online survey in its entirety to be considered for one of the open Director positions.  Please complete the online application no later than Wednesday, August 25, 2021, to be considered.  If you have any questions please email Marc Barkdull, Past President at

Bay Area County Health Officials REQUIRE that all Wear a Mask Indoors

Health officials in seven Bay Area counties — Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and Sonoma — have issued an order requiring masks indoors for all regardless of vaccination status.  The new order goes into effect tonight at midnight.