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The Certified Organizational Ombudsman Practitioner (CO-OP®) certification is awarded to ombuds professionals after a review process that entails a written examination, 1-year full time service as an ombuds, application review, and an interview. The certification helps ombuds to:
- Gain recognition
- Engage in career investment
- Demonstrate commitment
- Join a distinguished community of professionals
- Engage in professionalization
Lisa Yamagata-Lynch was awarded the certification in November, 2020.
For more information, visit the International Ombudsman Association CO-OP® Credential page.