2015 T-L Office Professionals Summit

IAAP Mission


You are cordially invited to Connect – Learn – Lead – Excel

with the T-L Division Board and host chapters.

Saturday, March 21 in Addison, Texas. Hosted by the North Dallas Chapter
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You're invited!

Life is a Highway Seminar

(5.5 recert points)

Hosted by Bryan-College Station
April 13, 2015
Hilton College Station
801 University Drive East
College Station, TX 77840

 Registration form 2015-02-10.pdf

Partners in Excellence
(4 recert points, pending)

Hosted by Fort Worth Trinity | Arlington Golden Circle | Las Colinas
April 18, 2015

2221 East Lamar Boulevard  
Arlington, TX 76006

APW 2015 Flyer.pdf  

IAAP International News

Complete Office Companion Free Webinar: Marsha Owen

Check out a short COC preview with COC contributor Marsha Owen. Managing Business Ethics and Etiquette in the workplace can often be challenging. Learn about confidentiality, dealing with office politics, and workplace diversity. Worth .5 IAAP CAP recertification points.

Greg Creech Webinar

If you missed the Greg Creech webinar on creating amazing office publications you can still view the free webinar and get .5 recertification points.

Doug Allen Webinar

If you missed the free Complete Office Companion webinar with Doug Allen on how to make your presentations pop, you can still view the recording and get .5 recertification credit. Thanks to the COC publisher, ByPass Publishing and the Grandview Group, for making this available to IAAP members.

Complete Office Companion Free Webinar: Kemetia Foley

Check out a short COC preview with Kemetia MK Foley, CAP-OM, author of COC Chapter: Leveraging the Web and Social Media. Learn about a little-known social media tool that is quickly becoming powerful—and often dangerous—for customer service. Worth .5 IAAP CAP recertification points.

Mentor Match

We are excited to announce the launch of a new program for IAAP members: Mentor Match. This unique platform will match members for a mentoring relationship. Whether your mentor is across the street or on the far side of the globe, Mentor Match will help you connect to the right person for you. If you're a member with experience, or a member looking to learn a specific skill set, this free matching program is for you.

Ways to Develop Your Brand

Connect @ any of our local chapters and events

Many communities in Texas and Louisiana are home to local chapters, click on the banner above to search for a city near you. Chapters meet monthly and often host special events. Doors are open to members and non-members alike. Come connect with us.

It's going to be EPIC!
Our final Texas-Louisiana Division conference — dubbed the Office Professionals Summit — hosted by the NOLA Chapter in New Orleans, LA. The Host Committee has been diligently working on creating the experience of a lifetime for attendees. Plenty of education, networking, delicious cuisine, trips and tours. The Astor Crowne Plaza has a room ready for you! You can make your reservations now

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OPS Flyer 

Would you like to volunteer at the Office Professionals Summit? Great way to participant and network. Sign up here for available spots.


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Investing in the future

El Centro College’s BOSS Program Awarded Scholarship

The Big D Chapter of International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) and the 2014 Texas-Louisiana Division IAAP Annual Meeting Host Committee combined funds to establish the new “DFW Area International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) Award Scholarship” through the DCCCD Foundation.

The DFW Area IAAP Award Scholarship will be awarded to students majoring in the Business Office Systems and Support (BOSS) Program’s Executive Assistant Associate in Applied Sciences Degree at

El Centro College who qualify based on the submitted criteria. One Scholarship will be awarded each Spring and Fall semester.


Olivia Frazier Kerr (left), Coordinator/Professor of the BOSS Program at El Centro College, accepted the awarded scholarship check in the amount of $2,450.00 from Pam Morison, CAP-OM (right), on behalf of Big D Chapter IAAP and 2014 TX-LA Division Annual Meeting Host Committee. Ms. Morison presented the award at the recent BOSS Program Advisory Board Meeting.