About Us

Our Student Chapter was established in 2017, and brought in high levels of interest immediately. We are the first Student Chapter in the state of California and within two years, we have received many notable awards.

Our Accomplishments​

Student Chapter of The Year!

On October 16, 2019 the Chaffey College Student Chapter of IFMA had the honor of receiving the Student Chapter of The Year Award at World Workplace 2019! 

Phyllis Meng Distinguished Educator Award

Our outstanding instructor, Phyllis Meng, received the Distinguished Educator Award at World Workplace 2019! Making 2019 an absolutely unforgettable year, for students and our instructor. 


 Two students: Trina Lujano and Elizabeth Sullivan received an all expense paid trip to World Workplace in Charlotte, NC, Oct 2-5. Trina received $1,500 sponsored by Dallas Ft Worth Chapter of IFMA in addition to the paid trip. Elizabeth Moinet received $3,000 and was sponsored by the Airport Facilities Council. We are honored to have two of our own receiving scholarships.

IFMA Awards

Our leader, Phyllis Meng, also received the IFMA Foundation Trustees Award for her exceptional leadership skills and love for FM.

Educational Networking Event

The Chaffey College Student Chapter of IFMA held an Educational networking event which brought in multiple sponsors! Individuals who attended this event received the opportunity to win prizes and network with a wide variety of individuals! Being able to host such a great event, while reaching many students on campus, was a huge accomplishment for our young year old chapter.

Even More Scholarships

While the Covid-19 pandemic delayed and canceled World Workplace 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. It did not stop the IFMA Foundation from giving scholarships to students across the globe. We are proud and happy to announce that our club president: Gabriel Gamez was a scholarship recipient!