APA Detroit Chapter

Payroll Professionals Helping Payroll Professionals

The APA  Detroit Chapter is affiliated with the American Payroll Association, but is an autonomous and independent organization.

The Chapter is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to providing educational, communication, and networking opportunities for payroll professionals.

Statewide Conference
Thanks to chairperson Susan Sather, CPP, and the entire Statewide Committee for another outstanding conference. With over 170 attendees, 20 speakers, and17 sponsors, it was an exciting, informative, and fun educational and networking event!  APA Executive Director Dan Maddux opened the conference congratulating the Michigan Chapters on our 25th Annual Statewide Conference. Descriptions of the other presentations and activities are available at http://westmichiganapa.org/content.php?page=MI_Statewi de.  Mark your calendar: next year's conference is scheduled for October 22-23 at the Firekeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek.

Chapter Meeting
Registration is open for our November Chapter meeting. Visit our  Chapter_Meeting_Schedule page for complete details.

Seeking a new position?
If you or someone you know is seeking a new payroll opportunity check out our Job Opportunities page often. The most recent opening was posted October 29, 2014 and new ones can come in at any time.

June Meeting Presentation
A copy of Gino Petrozzi’s June meeting presentation is available on the “Chapter Bulletin Board.”

Updated “Know the Numbers 2014”
Chapter members visit the “Resources_for_Members” page for the updated version of “2014 Know the Numbers.” Thanks  to Howard Goldman, CPP for again providing this valuable information.

2014 Statewide Conference Photos
Watch this space for a link to photos from our 25th Annual Statewide Conference.

LinkedIn Group
Our Chapter has established a group on LinkedIn.  This group is intended for disseminating news and promoting discussions regarding subjects of interest to Detroit Chapter members and prospective members.   We encourage you to join this group.  Chapter Membership is also encouraged, of course, but not required.  Look for “Detroit Chapter American Payroll Association” on LinkedIn, or simply click on this link to learn more

The Detroit Chapter has been Serving Payroll Professionals in Detroit and Southeastern Michigan since 1985.

This website developed and maintained by Roger A. Smith, CPP


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Join the Chapter!
Enjoy the benefits of membership.  Visit our Chapter Membership page for the details.

Outgoing Chapter President Barbara Mattson, CPP recognized Denise Klein, CPP on obtaining her certification in 2013.  New CPPs are recognized by the Chapter on an annual basis. Congratulations, Denise! 

Howard I Goldman, CPP presented ”Year End 2013” at our November 2013 Chapter meeting.  We enjoyed creating our own stir-fry dinners at bd’s Mongolian Barbeque in Novi.

Our March 2014 meeting featured "Short/Long-term Disability”  - presented by Jennifer Young, Sr. Account Mgr., J.S. Clark.

Renae Ruhle presented "Secrets your employees aren't telling you - How You Can Improve Morale and Retention" at our February 2014 meeting in Novi.

Our April 2014 meeting focused on "Gender Differences.  The differences between how women and men communicate" presented by Diane Young, President, The Athena Financial Group

Evelyn Adams from the MiWAM Support Group presented "MiWAN for Employers" at our July 2014 meeting.

Chapter President Mary Surko, CPP, introduced our guest speaker, Gino Petrozzi, Mgr, National Tax-Employment Tax Advisory Services, Ernst & Young, LLP at the September 2014 Chapter meeting.