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Welcome to the home page for the Hampton Roads Chapter of the American Payroll Association. The Hampton Roads Chapter of the American Payroll Association (HRAPA) is affiliated with American Payroll Institute, Inc. (dba American Payroll Association) but is an autonomous and independent organization.This site is designed to provide all area payroll professions with valuable information about our events, sponsors, and other miscellaneous chapter information. 


What is the APA?

The American Payroll Association is dedicated to supporting the Payroll Professional, with member benefits including certification, reference materials, payroll training and networking.  Read more



2014 COTY Participation

In 2014 was the second time the HRAPA participated in the National APA Chapter of the Year Awards.  At the 2014 Annual congress, the HRAPA received acknowledgement for participating in the Chapter of the Year Award.  Melane Kelly, President of the chapter, wanted to thank everyone who helped with pulling together the package that was submitted.  She looks forward to participating in 2015.


November 2014 Breakfast Meeting 2 RCH's

November 13, 2014
8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Norfolk International Airport Conference Center
2200 Norview Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23518

Please Join Us!

Community Service



Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia

At the November meeting, the HRAPA chapter will be hosting a Food and Fund Drive at our meeting.  Please join us help fill up   boxes to take to the Foodbank.  We are looking to volunteer to help fill Backpacks, sort food and fulfill their mission to lead the effort to eliminate hunger in Hampton Roads community.  The date to volunteer will be mention at a later date.  

Click on the following link to the Foodbank Shopping List



Upcoming Future Conference and Congress Events

 32nd Annual Congress
May 13-17, 2014
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, MN 


Visit www.americanpayroll.org/congress/ for more details



15th Annual Virginia Statewide Payroll Conference
October 8-9, 2015
The Roanoke Hotel & Conference Center 
Roanoke, VA   

Visit www.vspc-apa.com for more details  


Special Announcements

2014 Virginia Statewide Payroll Conference Payroll Professional of the Year 

 Daniel Dycus

 Daniel Dycus, CPP

Dan Congratulations!!!!

From your friends from the Hampton Roads Chapter APA  


Alana Litz, CPP

Alana Litz

NPW 2014 Education Scholarship winner. 


   2014 CPP Announcement

Liz Alan CPP

Liz Alan, CPP

Congratulations Liz Alan for obtaining your C.P.P. What a great accomplishment.  We are very proud of you. From  the board members of the Hampton Roads Chapter of APA


2014 Congress News

2014 Chapter of the Year Award


Congratulations Washington Metropolitan Area Chapter 

2014 COTY Facilitator Gavel Award Winner

Congratulations Richmond Chapter!
 The Richmond Chapter also took 3rd place in the NPW Educational Outreach contest.

 IRS News Flash

IRS recently posted an article on IRS Warns of New Email Phishing Scheme. Apparently people are receiving email falsely claiming to be from the Taxpayer Advocate Service. Hopefully, if you received this email you deleted it  without opening it.  Visit the IRS newsroom website to read more about the IRS Warns of New Email Phishing Scheme article.

By :Herbert D. (Ley) Mills