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.

“Know the Numbers 2016”
Chapter members may visit the “Resources_for_Members” page for the updated 2016 version of  “Know the Numbers.” Thanks again to Howard Goldman, CPP for providing this valuable information.

Statewide Conference
"Make Your Payroll Rise and Shine" - the 27th Annual Michigan Statewide Payroll Conference will be held at the FireKeepers Casino in Battle Creek on October 20-21, 2016.  Click here for complete conference information

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 August 4, 2016 and new ones can come in at any time.

CPP Exam Preparation Class
Our 2016 CPP Exam Preparation Class is filled and we cannot accept any additional registrations.  Watch this space in 2017 for information on next summer’s class!  Also check out other educational opportunities under the Chapter Meetings tab above.

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.

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.

Our November 2015 meeting included recognition of new CPPs/FPCs, election of 2015 officers, and "Year-End 2015/2016 Review: What are the impending changes?" presented by Howard Goldman, CPP.

Amy Hall of the JS Clark Agency, Inc. presented "Affordable Care Act: What's new for 2016" to over 35 attendees at our February "Valentines" meeting.

Our March 2016 meeting featured Matthew Kaufer,  VP of Business Operations, Barnett Associates who presented "Best Practices for Controlling Unemployment Costs."

Two weeks prior to Cinco de Mayo we were “On The Border” for our April, 2016 meeting.  Jeff Albert from Money Network, presented “Pay Cards: an overview of new trends and regulations, with a specific focus on implementation, benefits, associated fees and perceived pitfalls.”

The speaker at our July 2016 meeting was Jennifer Fields, Wage and Hour Division Manager, Michigan Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.  Jennifer presented "Michigan Wage and Hour Laws: A look at various Michigan Acts that govern fringe benefits, minimum wages, overtime pay and much more."  Jennifer will also be presenting at our Statewide Conference on October 20, 2016.

Next Chapter Meeting
Join us for our next meeting on September 22. Visit our Chapter Meeting Schedule page for complete details

Our June 2016 meeting included pizza, pasta, and an interactive workshop on how to "Manage Yourself, Manage Relationships, and Build Your Skills" presented by Rebecca Buckner, Corporate Trainer, Carhartt, Inc.  Rebecca was introduced by Chapter President Tena Gibson, CPP and Vice-President Renee Fsadni, CPP.