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Our Mission and Vision

What is ATD?

The Association for Talent Development (ATD) formerly known as the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) is an international association serving the professional needs of over 55,000 practitioners, administrators, managers, educators and researchers in the field of training and development.

Bay Colonies Chapter

The ATD Bay Colonies Chapter is a growing affiliate of the national organization that includes more than 100 trainers, facilitators, executives, and consultants. A Board of Directors serves the chapter. All members are encouraged and welcomed to attend the board meetings, which are held bi-monthly. Review our chapter bylaws for more information and address is available at the bottom of the page.


Create value for Southeastern New England profit and non-profit organizations and our local Bay Colonies Chapter membership by providing opportunities for professionals in the workplace learning and performance field to network and to enhance their effectiveness on the job.

We fulfill our mission and achieve our vision through a commitment to:

  • Learning. We believe it is critical to performance.
  • Service. We anticipate and satisfy the needs of our members.


Demonstrate strong leadership in workplace learning and performance and enhance the knowledge and competence of individuals and organizations in the Southeastern New England area.


Membership in Bay Colonies ATD is open to any individual who is interested in performance improvement and training. Learn more about membership benefits.

© ATD Bay Colonies
PO Box 1201
East Greenwich, RI 02818

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