2014 NPW 3rd Place Photo Award



  Best Statewide Meeting


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2014 NPW Photo Contest 3rd Place



NPW Photo

The American Payroll Association announced that the Hampton Roads Chapter of APA won 3rd place in the 2014 NPW Chapter Photo contest. Way to go HRAPA.  Michele Kelly, President, want to thank everyone for their participation in the photo contest.  Special thank you for Stephanie Salavejus for taking the pictures.



June 2015 Breakfast Meeting 2 RCH's

June 11, 2015
7:30 AM to 11:00 AM

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

June 11, 2015 Meeting

Community Service


Samaritan House Logo 

 At the April breakfast meeting, the HRAPA chapter will be sponsoring a supply drive for the Samaritan House.  

Samaritan House is Hampton Roads’ trusted domestic violence resource offering services to stop violence with education and training, safety planning and court assistance; and services to heal violence with counseling, support groups, children’s programs and more. Samaritan House is Virginia's largest emergency housing provider serving the community since 1984.

Below is a list of supplies needed at the Samaritan House:

(No glass containers please)

Peanut Butter          Jelly          Coffee          Baby Food        Mustard         Catsup         

Tea                          Juice        Cereal           Mayonnaise        Sugar            Canned Fruit

Corn                        Peas         Tuna              Rice                  Soup             Salt and pepper

Spaghetti               Spaghetti sauce               Syrup                Flour              Instant potatoes

Baked Beans         Pancake mix                    Macaroni and Cheese           Oatmeal

Other Items:

Pillows                   Towels         Paper Plates   Wash clothes    Sheets (all sizes but mostly twins

Paper Towels         Toilet Paper    Plastic Utensils          Cups (paper/plastic/styrofoam)






Upcoming Seminars, Conference and Congress Events 

  33rd Annual Congress
May 5-9, 2015
MGM Grand 
Las Vegas, NV 


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


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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 FPC/ CPP Announcement

The HRAPA community would like to congratulate the following members for achieving their FPC or CPP certification this year:


Liz Alan CPP

Liz Alan, CPP

Donna Carusso

Donna Carusso, FPC

Virgina Merritt

Virginia Merritt, CPP

Congratulations to you all. All that hard work paid off. We are very proud of you and your accomplishment!





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