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.

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


All contents Copyright © 1997-2015 APA - Detroit Chapter

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

Next Chapter Meeting

Our next Chapter Meeting will be held on March 16, 2017.  Meeting details will be announced soon and will be posted on our Chapter Meeting Schedule page.

“Know the Numbers 2017”
Chapter members may visit the “Resources_for_Members” page for the 2017 version of  “Know the Numbers.” Thanks again to Howard Goldman, CPP for providing this valuable information.

CPP Exam Preparation Class
Our 2017 CPP Exam Preparation Class, presented in conjunction with Schoolcraft College in Livonia, will be held Wednesday evenings beginning May 3rd and running through August 16th.  The class format is a lecture on a different payroll topic each week, plus two mini-exams to test your knowledge and preparedness.  For individuals currently certified as a CPP or FPC, the class is expected to be approved for up to 41 recertification credit hours (pending), based on your attendance.

Cost of the class will be $235 ($188 for seniors). Participants will need the 2017 edition of The Payroll Source book, available from the American Payroll Association at www.americanpayroll.org/store.  Class registration will open in late March or early April - please watch this space for registration details.

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
 http://www.linkedin.com/groups?home=&gid=18254 39.

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 February 21, 2017 and new ones can come in at any time.

Chapter Bulletin Board
Information on upcoming webinars presented by Roger A. Smith, CPP has been added to our Chapter Bulletin Board.

2017 Chapter Officers

Sue Sather, CPP, Chapter Coordinator; Sherell Jackson, CPP, Government Liaison; Renee Fsadni CPP, President; Howard Goldman, CPP, Treasurer; Tamekia Smith, CPP, Vice-President; Joanne Plante, BBA, FPC, Secretary.

February Chapter Meeting

Our February Meeting featured networking, a delicious buffet dinner, review of our member survey by Chapter President Renee Fsadni CPP, and a presentation on ACH Updates and other Capirol Hill Developments by Jenn Young and Amy Hall of the JS Clark Agency.

Meeting minutes and the handout are available in the Members’ Area at http://members.apadetroit.org/Meeting_Minutes. html.