I have a group called Onshore Management and I want their names to populate a drop down menu so the appropriate person can be selected on a calendar event.

Is there anyway to do that?

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OOTB Solution:

Instead of using a choice/dropdown field you can use the person or group field and set its source to particular group from column settings like given in below image:

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Follow below steps:

  1. Go to List Settings.
  2. Go to Columns section and click on Create column.
  3. Give a name to column and select its data type to Person or Group.
  4. Set Allow selection of to People Only.
  5. Set Choose from to SharePoint Group.
  6. Select your SharePoint Group (Onshore Management) from dropdown below it.
  7. Click OK.

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