Public Areas. When using the public portion of OPC’s website, you can do so anonymously. You are not required to provide us with any personal information and we do not monitor or collect any personally identifiable information from you on your use of the public portions of the website. OPC may track the number of users who visit areas of the website for internal use such as improving accessibility to website facilities and marketing, but this tracking will not identify you. OPC may also record the location of your computer on the Internet for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes and for reporting aggregate information.
Use of Personal Information. OPC uses the personal and professional information that applicants provide to OPC when completing application forms, questionnaires or surveys, or completing or updating profiles, in order to conduct OPC’s programs generally and also to: meet our mission to communicate information to our stakeholders; provide notice of important events, activities, and proposals; provide opportunities for networking and professional events; provide a directory accessible to others; compile and provide mailing, approval, and attendance lists for programs or meetings; provide a list of members to committees and the Board of directors; and release other information authorized by applicants or otherwise required by law.
OPC permits use of the list of information for purposes related and beneficial to OPC’s mission, including licensing the list to nonprofit associations in related fields, providers of education, and providers of related products and services. You may “opt-out” of having this information used for such purposes by notifying OPC in writing. Otherwise, OPC does not sell, lease or provide to any person or organization personal information except as specified above and in the application information materials. OPC will release information about applicants where authorized by the individual applicant or as otherwise required by law or OPC policy. OPC does not disclose credit card account information, except to submit the necessary information to the appropriate clearinghouse.