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, or Organizational). To join a chapter, log in to your GPA Account, click on "Chapters and Committees", then click "Join" next to the chapter(s) you'd like to join.

 

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Wyoming

Chapter Name Dues ** Chapter President
ALABAMA 
Alabama (No Longer Active)   GPA Staff
ARIZONA
Arizona Founding Chapter (Phoenix area) $25 Jennie Miller, GPC
Southern Arizona Chapter $25 Carolyn Owens
ARKANSAS
Arkansas Chapter $25 Cheryl Kester, CFRE, GPC
Mid-South Chapter (Memphis Area) $25 Rich Redfearn
CALIFORNIA
Greater Bay Area Chapter (San Francisco) $25 David Nunez
Inland Empire Chapter (Riverside & San Bernardino)* $25 Denee Burns
Los Angeles Chapter $25 Linda Birch
Orange County Chapter $25 Lauren Petersen
San Diego County Chapter $25 Valerie Nelson-White
COLORADO
Colorado Chapter (holding interest meetings)   GPA Staff
CONNECTICUT    
New England Chapter $25 Maura Harrington, GPC
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
National Capital Area Chapter $25 David Lindeman, GPC
FLORIDA
North Florida Chapter $25 Christy Smith
South Florida Chapter $25 Lisa Yalkut
GEORGIA
Georgia Chapter $25 Patricia Duboise, GPC
IDAHO    
Idaho Founding Chapter $25 Diane Demarest
ILLINOIS
Chicago Chapter $25 Maureen Stabile, GPC
St. Louis Chapter $25 Kelly Howard
INDIANA
Indiana Chapter $25 Sara Fichtner
IOWA
Central Iowa Chapter $25 Ramona Gaukel, GPC
KANSAS
Heart of America Chapter (Kansas City area) $25 Roxane Johnson
KENTUCKY
Kentucky Chapter $0 Jason Adkins, GPC
MAINE    
New England Chapter $25 Maura Harrington, GPC
MARYLAND  
National Capital Area Chapter $25 David Lindeman, GPC
Maryland Chapter $25 Isazetta Spikes
MASSACHUSETTS
New England Chapter $25 Maura Harrington, GPC
MICHIGAN    
Michigan Chapter $25 Tiffany Hart
MINNESOTA
Northstar Chapter $25 Tressa Reuter
MISSISSIPPI
Mid-South Chapter (Memphis Area) $25 Rich Redfearn
MISSOURI
St. Louis Chapter $25 Kelly Howard
Heart of America Chapter (Kansas City area) $25 Roxane Johnson
NEBRASKA
Nebraska Chapter $25 Joanne Hull
NEVADA
Nevada Chapter $25 Lauren Ohlin, GPC
NEW HAMPSHIRE    
New England Chapter $25 Maura Harrington, GPC
NEW JERSEY
New Jersey Chapter $25 Dana Wilson
NEW YORK
Mohawk Hudson Chapter $25 Lauren Collens, GPC
NORTH CAROLINA
North Carolina Chapter $25 Doris Shivers
NORTH DAKOTA
GPA of the Dakotas $25 Kristi Crawford, GPC
OHIO
Central Ohio Chapter (Columbus Area) $25 Kathy Hatfield, GPC
Great Lakes Virtual Chapter $10 Manda Rice, GPC
Greater Cincinnati Chapter $25 Ami Brown
Greater Cleveland Chapter $25 Samantha Sopko
Miami Valley Chapter (Dayton) $25 Christy Bugher
OREGON/SW WASHINGTON
Oregon & SW Washington Chapter $25 Heather Ellis
PENNSYLVANIA
Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter $25 Jean Jacobson 
RHODE ISLAND    
New England Chapter $25 Maura Harrington, GPC
SOUTH CAROLINA
South Carolina Chapter $25 Alicia Kokkinis
SOUTH DAKOTA
GPA of the Dakotas $25 Kristi Crawford, GPC
TENNESSEE
Mid-South Chapter (Memphis Area) $25 Rich Redfearn
Middle Tennessee Chapter $25 Kyndyll Lackey
TEXAS
Austin-Central Texas Chapter $25 Darcy Rendon
North Texas Chapter $25 Shelly Borders
Southeast Texas Chapter $25 Stacey Smith, GPC
UTAH
Utah Chapter $25 Lisa Arnette
VERMONT    
New England Chapter $25 Maura Harrington, GPC
VIRGINIA
Central Virginia Chapter $25 Stacy Ruble, GPC and Elaine McFadden
National Capital Area Chapter $25 David Lindeman, GPC
WASHINGTON / OREGON
Oregon & SW Washington Chapter $25 Heather Ellis
WISCONSIN
Wisconsin Chapter $25 Carrie Mahlik

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

** Chapter dues vary and 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.

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