Get Involved

Whether you have a little time, a lot of time, or no time at all, there are many way to be involved with FMA and keep the industry moving forward.

Serve on the Board of Directors

The FMA and TPA Board of Directors bring leaders together to explore the many facets of the industry and help advance the association.

Volunteer on a Council

Technology and Advisory Councils shape the content of FMA’s conferences and share the latest technical information with the industry.


Participate in a Users’ Groups

Gather quarterly to share operational/financial metrics and know-how with five – six geographically dispersed member companies.

Join a Network of
Certified Education Centers

FMA partners with educational institutions across North America to support the schools that are preparing the future workforce.

Give Now!

Make a secure online individual or corporate gift to the Nuts, Bolts, & Thingamajigs Foundation.

Encourage Tomorrow’s Leaders

Help introduce students to career opportunities in manufacturing and mentor young employees.


Engage with the Metal Processing Community

Join a network of companies interested in promoting the outside processing industry and strengthen your business relationships.


Share Your Knowledge

Serve as an instructor, or host an event at your facility. Direct inquires to or call 888-394-4362 for current opportunities.

Contribute to a Survey

FMA compiles industry statistics to serve as benchmarking tools, and more company participation means broader data, and more valuable results.

Write an Article

Offer your expertise by writing an article for FMA’s magazines and newsletters.