2014 NPW 3rd Place Photo Award



Best Statewide Meeting


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





  Preparing For the CPP & FPC  Study Group  


In-Person Courses


Online Courses Registration Open November 29, 2020

CPP- January 12, 2021, to March 16, 2021

(Each Tuesday from 6:00-8:00 pm)

FPC- January 20, 2021, to March 10, 2021

(Each Wednesday from 6:00-8:00 pm)

Click here for more detailed information 







Norfolk SPCA

Norfolk SPCA

Our community service project for the November 12, 2020 meeting is a donation drive for the Norfolk SPCA.The Norfolk SPCA treats, rehabilitates and rehomes household companion animals from throughout Hampton Roads region of Virginia, and operates two veterinary clinics open to the public.  As one of the nation's oldest animal welfare organizations, the Norfolk SPCA advocates for animals, offers educational programs, and supports partnerships with other shelters and animal control agencies.  The Norfolk SPCA is a non-profit, private organization that relies solely on support from compassionate individuals, local businesses and other organizations.

The Norfolk SPCA has opened an Emergency Pet Pantry in response to the COVID-19 health and economic crisis to help those who are experiencing financial hardship during these uncertain times, and runs other regular programs like spay & neuter clinics, low cost vet services, and foster or adoption programs.

For more information about the Norfolk SPCA, visit their website at www.norfolkspca.com

There are two ways you can donate to this drive -



Upcoming Events  


39th Payroll congress Convention and Expo

May 18-21, 2021

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

Nashville, TN

 Visit the 39th Payroll Congress Convention and Expo for more details



Special Announcements


2020-2021 Hampton road Executive officers

Jackie KrostainVirginia MerrittStephanie Parker

Hampton Roads Chapter of APA held our elections for 2020-20219 officers. 

We want to congratulate the following members on becoming our upcoming leaders. 

Tiffani Gray- President, Jackie Kronstain - Vice President,  Virginia Merritt- Treasurer and Stephanie Parker- Secretary.  


  2020 Virginia Statewide Payroll Conference Award 

Payroll Professional of the Year 

Christine Van Ness, CPP

Charles Town West Virginia Chapter APA

Chris Congratulations!!!!

from the Hampton Roads Chapter of APA   

FPC/CPP Certification

Congratulations to the following HRAPA members for obtaining their FPC/CPP Certification in Spring and Fall 2020


Lisa Stevens

Lisa Stevens, CPP

Emily Ozmon

Emily Ozmon, CPP