spring Virtual awards ceremony 

Join  the Administrative Professional Association for the spring awards ceremony from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 15, 2021. The ceremony will feature remarks from WMU President, Dr. Edward Montgomery, and Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion, Dr. Candy McCorkle, followed by awards for outstanding staff achievements and door prize drawings. The online event will be streamed through Webex.  

Best “work from home coworker” contest 
Submit a photo of your “work from home coworkers” (children or pets) to enter a special drawing during the ceremony. Attendees will vote on the best photos in two categories: kids and pets. Submit your photos by April 9 to bit.ly/apa-photo or email to the APA Membership Committee.

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Join APA!

Join APA and become an active members of the association

  • Join perpetually for $12 per year via payroll deduction
  • Join for one year at $15 via payroll deduction
  • Join for one year at $15 with a check

Membership Form

General membership meetings

APA general membership meetings are open to any WMU employee interested in attending; membership is limited to WMU salaried exempt employees.

  • Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021—noon to 1 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 12, 2021—noon to 1 p.m.

Executive board meetings, 2020-21

Board meetings are held monthly throughout the academic year. Attendance is limited to board members. Meeting minutes are posted for member review on the website as soon as possible after each meeting.

  • Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020
  • Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020
  • Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020
  • Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020
  • Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021
  • Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021
  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021
  • Wednesday, April 7, 2021
  • Wednesday, May 5, 2021
  • Wednesday, June 9, 2021
  • Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Engagement and professional development opportunities

The APA executive board welcomes and encourages the active participation of all members. Indicate your interest in becoming more active in APA via the interest form below.

Interest Form