The Detroit Chapter of the American Payroll Association is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to providing educational, communication, and networking opportunities for payroll professionals in Detroit and Southeastern Michigan since 1985.


Join with us as we grow the American Payroll Association Detroit Chapter serving payroll professionals in all of Southeastern Michigan!

What’s In It for You?

A chance to invest in yourself…
   - Enhance Your Skill Set
   - Prepare for the Future Through Professional Certifications
   - Advance Your Professional Network
   - Get Your Questions Answered on the  Chapter Hotline
   - Save Money on Chapter and Statewide Meetings

Click here for all the details and a link to your online membership application (new or renewal).
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The APA  Detroit Chapter is affiliated with the American Payroll Association, but is an autonomous and independent organization.

All contents Copyright © 1997-2018 APA - Detroit Chapter.
Previous Meetings
Visit our Gallery page for photos of previous Chapter events.
Details for our remaining 2018 meetings have been announced, and registration is now open. Visit our Chapter Meeting Schedule page for all the info.

Our 2018 CPP Exam Preparation Class is filled and we cannot accept any additional registrations.  Watch this space in 2019 for information on next summer’s class!  Also check out other educational opportunities under the Chapter Meetings tab above.

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 24, 2018 and new ones can come in at any time.

Chapter Bulletin Board
Check the Chapter Bulletin Board every month for articles (from Accountemps) of interest to payroll professionals.

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Statewide Registration Underway!
This year's Michigan Statewide Conference will be held October 10-12 at the Auburn Hills Marriott Pontiac Hotel and tickets are going fast!  The registration deadline is September 27, or when sold out.

Complete information is available at .

Online registration is available at .

Hotel reservations are available at

Chapter President

Tamekia Smith has resigned her position as president of the Chapter.  Thanks to Tamekia for her dedication, enthusiasm, and success at growing our Chapter membership.  At the Board's request, Renee Fsadni has stepped back into the position of President for the remainder of this year.  Kelly Garbacik, our current Vice-President, will take over as President for 2019 as intended.