• UMPSET | Urban Management Professionals of South East Texas

    A forum for young local government professionals to exchange ideas & network with their peers.

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  • Professional Develoment for Young Local Government Professionals

    Young Local Government Professionals working together to better serve the communities we represent.

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Professional Development

Emerging Local Government Professionals

UMPSET is committed to the professional development of emerging public administration professionals ...more


Creative Ideas & Connections

A forum to exchange ideas & network

Working together, sharing ideas and resources to help better serve the various communities we represent ...more

Organizational Overview

The Urban Management Professionals of South East Texas, UMPSET for short, is committed to the professional development of young professionals in Local Government.

The organization is a forum to exchange ideas, to network with other public administration professionals, and to offer an additional avenue to serve the various communities the organization represents. To learn more about joining UMPSET click here.

Our mission

UMPSET is committed to supporting the development of ethical and professional local government managers and the promotion of the City Manager form of government throughout the South East Texas region via professional development, networking opportunities and a dedication to community service projects.