INTERNATIONAL PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE

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    February President's Message

    Even though we work in support professions, leadership is an important aspect of our careers and our daily jobs. We have to be skilled at thinking on our feet, decision-making, emotional intelligence,...

2014-2015 DE-MD-DC DIVISION BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President: Virginia Hussey, CAP-OM (Tri-County Chapter)

President-Elect: BJ Parrish, CAP-OM (Metropolitan DC Chapter)

Vice President: Jane Pears, CAP-OM (Black-Eyed Susan Chapter)

Secretary: Malthaus "Mattie" McDowell (Prince George's Chapter)

Treasurer: Jeanne Labash, CAP-OM (Hager Chapter)

DE-MD-DC DIVISION MEMBERS

If you are already an IAAP member, feel free to get started by building your profile in the "Network" tab above. If you are new to the IAAP or would like more information about this division, individual chapters, and the organization as a whole, please check out the "About Us" tab above. Or contact any one of the board members.

ANNUAL MEETING SPONSOR RECOGNITION

Thank you for your sponsorship!!

   

 

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THE FOUNDATION OF IAAP

The Foundation of the International Association of Administrative Professionals is a Kansas City, MO-based independent 501(c)3 charitable organization committed since 1947 to the ongoing support of administrative professionals through research, education and community based initiatives. 

Together, IAAP and The Foundation of IAAP form a support team for those who provide support in offices around the world.  To learn more, please visit The Foundation website.

THE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Foundation of IAAP is offering scholarships to attend the IAAP Summit 2015, July 25-29, 2015 in Louisville, KY.  There will be a total of 60 scholarships offered; 50 to first-time attendees and 10 to prior attendees.  The scholarship is open to both non-IAAP members and IAAP members.  The application process opens on January 1, 2015. Please go to Foundation website for further details or click here.

DE-MD-DC DIVISION AMAZON PARTNERSHIP

The Division has partnered with Amazon.com to receive a 4% rebate for any orders placed with Amazon through this link: click here

IAAP REVITALIZATION AND  RESTRUCTURE

Welcome to the New IAAP!

Keep up with IAAP HQ and Board of Directors news through these sites:


Revitalization and Restructure web community site; IAAP Revitalization & Restructure Update memo.

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Comment line at IAAP - "we want to hear your opinions"
Phone: 816-801-1304
Email: comments@iaap-hq.org


IAAP CERTIFICATION EXAM

Beginning in 2015 CAP and OM Specialty Certification exams will be moved to computer-based testing.  The specifics of this initiative are not yet available for dissemination.  However, to prepare and finalize the transition it has been decided that there will be no November 2014 examinations.  Please note that with this change that the examination time frames will also be modified.  It is anticipated that the schedule will reflect a March and September exam date.  Visit the HQ website for additional information.

DE-MD-DC ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS WEEK EVENT

The DE-MD-DC Administrative Professionals Week (APW) event has been scheduled for April 17-18, 2015 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center and Marina.  A special room rate of $119.00/$124.00 per night has been arranged through March 23, 2015.  Use the code IAW when you reserve your room.  A winery tour and welcome reception are planned.  For more event details review the attached brochure.  Winery tour information appears below - register early!

APW Event - APW Registration

APW Winery Tour and Tasting - Perigeaux Vineyards & Winery
Thank you for such a great response.  The tour registration has closed.  All spots are filled.

John Hopkins IAAP Chapter APW Conference

On April 23, 2015 the John Hopkins Chapter is hosting a administrative professionals conference at the Mt. Washington Conference Center. The theme of the conference is Taking Your Career to the Next Level by "Investing in You"  Please review the information documents  for more details;
Save the Date  or  Event Packet

CHAPTER OFFICERS FORUM II

The Greater Baltimore Chapter IAAP will host a free Chapter Officers Forum at the KCI Technologies, Inc. facility on March 14, 2015 from 10:00a.m. to 2:00p.m.. Review the attached flyer for details and the registration link.