Chapters

Chapters afford our membership an opportunity to be a part of GPA at the local level.

  • Chapters offer our membership a local venue in which to network and to exchange ideas, methodologies and resources.
  • Chaptering ensures local involvement and self-determination of its members.
  • By working together at both the local and the international level, we can better move our profession forward.


To find out if there is a Chapter near you, see map below.
Please Note: In order to join a Chapter, you MUST have a Primary Membership (ie. Professional, Entry-Level, Student, Retiree, Legacy, and Organizational).

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Wyoming

Chapter Name Dues ** Chapter President
ALABAMA
Alabama $25 GPA Staff
ARIZONA
Founding Chapter $25 Mara Gerst
Southern Arizona Chapter $25 Carolyn Owens
Yuma Chapter $25 Laura Neinast
ARKANSAS
Arkansas $25 Merritt Royal
Mid-South (Memphis Area) $25 Lori Gilmore
CALIFORNIA
Inland Empire (Riverside & San Bernardino) $25 Christopher Francisco
Los Angeles County $25 Lori Port
NorCal - (No Longer Active)    
Orange County $25 Leah Nosek
COLORADO
Colorado Chapter $25 Paul Anderson
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
National Capital Area $25 David Lindeman
FLORIDA
North Florida $25 Christy Smith
South Florida $25 Carla Taylor-Bennett
GEORGIA
Georgia State $25 DeaRonda Harrison
ILLINOIS
Chicago $25 Sara Cohen
St. Louis Area $25 Micki Vandeloo
INDIANA
Central - Indiana Area $25 Laura Cochran
IOWA
Central Iowa $25 Ramona Gaukel
KANSAS
Kansas City Metro Area - Heart of America $25 Mark Dunlap
KENTUCKY
Kentucky $0 Paula Wilder
MARYLAND
DC - National Capital Area $25 David Lindeman
Maryland $25 Kathleen Browning
MASSACHUSETTS
Massachusetts $25 Larisa Pazmino
MINNESOTA
Minnesota - Northstar $50 Sonya Bethke and Wendy Moylan
MISSISSIPPI
Mid-South (Memphis Area) $25 Lori Gilmore
MISSOURI
St. Louis Area $25 Micki Vandeloo
Kansas City Area - Heart of America $25 Mark Dunlap
NEBRASKA
Nebraska $25 Joanne Hull
NEVADA
Nevada $25 Lauren Ohlin
NEW JERSEY
New Jersey $25 Denise Katula
NEW YORK
New York - Mohawk/Hudson $25 Lisa Smith
NORTH CAROLINA
North Carolina $25 Rebekah Ricardo
NORTH DAKOTA
GPA of the Dakotas $25 Rachel Oelmann
OHIO
Ohio - Central (Columbus Area) $25 Scott Williams
Ohio - Greater Cincinnati $25 Robyn Gibboney
Ohio - Greater Cleveland $25 Laura Fegan
Ohio - Miami Valley (Dayton) $25 Belinda Orrill
OREGON/SW WASHINGTON
Oregon & SW Washington $25 Jennifer Mangieri
PENNSYLVANIA
Southeastern Pennsylvania $25 Fonta Reilly
Western Pennsylvania $24 Katherine Heart
SOUTH CAROLINA
South Carolina $25 Anne Sass
SOUTH DAKOTA
GPA Of the Dakotas $25 Rachel Oelmann
TENNESSEE
Mid-South (Memphis Area) $25 Lori Gilmore
Tennessee Chapter $25 Nicole Sibilski
TEXAS
Austin/Central $25 Chris Marcum
North Texas $50 Kenda Fanzo
Southeast Texas $25 Stacey Smith
UTAH
Utah $25 Lisa Arnette
VIRGINIA
Blue Ridge $25 Jacki Rearick
Central Virginia $25 Stacy Ruble and Elaine McFadden
DC - National Capital Area $25 David Lindeman
WASHINGTON / OREGON
Oregon & SW Washington $25 Jennifer Mangieri
WISCONSIN
Wisconsin $25 Elizabeth Schaff

* The minimum number of members in a chapter is 10 - this chapter is temporarily dormant, but is looking for new members.

** Chapter dues are set by each chapter. They are to be paid at the same time a member pays their professional dues. Currently, the professional dues are $209.00 per year. Chapter dues vary from $24 to $50.

If you do not find a chapter in your area, please check out Starting A Chapter.


For more information about Chapters, please contact the GPA Regional Representative for your region.

DC - National Capital Area $25 Jesse Buggs