The Communications Committee is comprised of an unlimited number of institutional and affiliate members. The committee is led by a chairperson(s), who works in conjunction with the communications associate at the URMIA National Office. The Communications Committee is responsible for gathering, developing, and disseminating information for URMIA members through a variety of media, including online, print, and e-mail communications. Among those responsibilities is advertising the meetings and events of the association and preparing and releasing printed publications, including the URMIA Journal and Insights newsletter. The committee also provides communications support to other committees, such as the Membership Committee’s efforts to increase membership. The Communications Committee shall also perform any other duties which are in the best interest of URMIA, as determined and directed by the president.