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National

American Public Works Association

1200 Main Street, Suite 1400

Kansas City, MO 64105

USA

Phone: 816-472-6100
Website: www.apwa.net

Building Owners and Managers Association BOMA

1101 15th Street NW, Suite 800

Washington, DC 20005

USA

Phone: 202-408-2662
Officers

Henry Chamberlain, President & COO


California Public Parking Association

Phone: 818-581-1110
Officers

Mario Inga, President. Tony Lucas, Vice President. Mike Yu, Treasurer. Jon Hamblen, Secretary.

 

Member Description

Membership averages 350. Open to those with an interest in parking operations, enforcement and collections.

Association Description

In March 1984, more than 100 industry people and vendors gathered in Monterey, CA, to discuss mutual concerns in the field of parking management and control. As a result of this meeting, the California Public Parking Association was created.
The CPPA has established the following organizational goals: To build and maintain a statewide organization of parking professionals; to foster mutual support among members and promote and develop parking management as a profession; to inform and support members in dealing with and solving parking problems; to provide an understanding of parking principles and practices through information sharing, education and training; to act as a unifying force in the state of California to monitor, advocate, and promote parking related legislation which will aid and benefit members in the performance of their jobs.


The CPPA has successfully sponsored and provided support or opposition for legislation affecting association members and employs a full-time lobbyist in Sacramento.

Publications

The California Public Parking Professional, newsletter, published monthly.

Events

Annual Conference and Trade Show
Every November

Contacts

Membership: Sonya Radziuk Tel: 562-964-4735
Conference: Yael Oved, Tel 818 581-1110; Fax 818 990-6453


Canadian Parking Association

350-2255 St Laurent Blvd
Ottawa Ontario KIG 4K3 CANADA

Phone: 613-727-0700
Fax: 613-727-3183
Officers

Daniel Germain, President; Janice Legace, VP; Alex Maclsaac, Treasurer; Brett Brian, Secretary; Rick Duffy, Past President; Carole Whitehorne, Executive Director

Association Description

Connecting parking and mobility professionals in Canada, we bring together professionals across a broad spectrum of the parking and mobility industries to network, provide training, develop and adapt new technologies and enhance customer experiences for the betterment of our communities and industry.

Publications

The Parker - available online www.canadianparking.ca

Events

Annual Conference & Trade Show

Victoria, BC

October 5 - 9, 2019

Montreal, QC

October 3 - 8, 2020

Vancouver, BC 

October 2 - 7, 2021

 

Contacts

Carole Whitehorne
carole@canadianparking.ca


Carolinas Parking & Mobility Association (CPMA)

c/o Allen Altman

Charleston County Parking Operations
90 Cumberland Street

Charleston SC 29401

Phone: 843-696-4722
Fax: 336-334-5567
Officers

Thomas Leathers CAPP,  President; Lynn Sylvia, Past President; Dave Pitts, Vice President; Allen Altman, Treasurer; Kerry Joel Beck, Secretary, Affiliate Vendor Member; Matt Sumpter, Affiliate Consultant Member; Derrick Moore CAPP, Keith Kennedy, Bill Foster CAPP, and Cheryl Stout CAPP, Members at Large

Association Description

The Carolinas Parking & Mobility Association (CPMA) encompasses both North & South Carolina; it is a professional association of parking administrators, practitioners, suppliers, vendors and consultants formed for the purpose of acquiring knowledge; encouraging professional development, providing mutual support and creating an environment for professional interaction. CPA annually sponsors a conference in the fall and mid-year seminars.  The Association is affiliated with the International Parking & Mobility Institute and National Parking Association.

Publications

Quarterly Newsletter – CPMA NEWS

Events

Carolinas Parking & Mobility Association Annual Conference & Trade Show

September 23 – 26, 2019

Durham Marriott City Center & Durham Convention Center

www.Marriott.com/RDUCV       

Contacts

All mail goes to:
ATTN:  Allen Altman
Charleston County Parking Operations
90 Cumberland Street
Charleston, SC  29401


Florida Parking Association

PO Box18641
Tampa FL 33679 USA

Phone: 813-259-3549
Officers

Lissette Hernandez, CAPP, Florida International University, President; Mark Santos, PE, Kimley-Horn & Associates, President-Elect; Tracie Saunders, University of Central Florida, Secretary; Alex Argudin, CAPP, Miami Parking Authority, Treasury; Pamela Corbin CAPP, City of Orlando; Chip Chism, University of West Florida; Salena Tepas, University of North Florida; Thomas Hartley, CAPP, Florida International, Directors; Chester Escobar, SP Plus, Past President

Member Description

Three types of Memberships – Regular, Affiliate & Associate; fiscal year January to December of current year

Association Description

The Florida Parking & Transportation Association, an allied association of the International Parking Institute and National Parking Association, was founded in 1980 to provide a statewide network to exchange ideas and concerns and to promote Florida’s fast growing parking and transportation industry. The association’s 250+ members represent all aspects of the parking and transportation profession: municipalities, universities, hospitals, airports, government agencies, suppliers, consultants, contractors, developers and private operators throughout the State of Florida. An annual conference and trade show provides members with an opportunity to network with other parking and transportation  professionals, attend trade related educational seminars, view the latest equipment, products and services while establishing peer relationships that last a lifetime.

Publications

Florida Parking & Transportation Association Newsletter - quarterly

Events

Florida Parking & Transportation Association Annual Conference and Trade Show
December 4 – 7, 2018
Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa
1000 Ponte Tour Boulevard
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082
www.sawgrassmarriott.com

Contacts

Marilyn Etheridge, Association Manager, 813 787-4509,
metheridge1@verizon.net


Los Angeles Parking Association

1100 South Flower Street, Suite 3300,

Los Angeles, CA 90015

USA

Phone: 213 896-8933
Fax: 213 744-0118
Officers

Robert Hindle, Parking Concepts, Inc., Chair/VP; Ken Spiker and Associates Inc., Executive Director; Greg Spiker, Ken Spiker and Associaties, Secy/Treas

Member Description

Leading parking operators plus parking industry vendors

Association Description

The Los Angeles Parking Association has been of service to the parking industry for 40 years. It has two major goals: To serve as a representative for parking interests with city, state and federal government, and to undertake community projects that will appropriately represent the members as caring corporate citizens. Legislative accomplishments include having a member named to the Air Quality Management District; aiding in the defeat of a 5 percent parking tax; successfully representing property owners with the LA city planning department.

Publications

Various newsletters and reports and an annual vendor guide

Events

General membership meeting every other month

Contacts

Greg Spiker, 213 896-8933, Email: gregspiker@ksainc.us


Michigan Parking Association

400 Renaissance Center

#908

Detroit, MI 48243

Phone: 313-965-3778 ext 23
Officers

Jay O’Dell, SP Plus, President; Aaron Terpstra, City of Grand Rapids, Vice President; Tracy Shell, City of Lansing, Secretary; Susan Wyatt, City of Lansing, Treasurer; Debby Nyenhuis, Ellis Parking, Immediate Past Pres; Margaret Hannon, Henry Ford Hospital; Julie Parisian, City of Muskegon; Keith Hey Jr., Traffic and Safety, Members at Large

Member Description

Currently the association has approximately 120 members representing public agencies, hospitals, colleges, universities, and commercial operators.

Association Description

The MPA is a statewide organization interested in assisting and aiding association members in fostering up-to-date understanding of parking principles and practices to provide a forum for sharing and disseminating information specific to the parking industry.

The Michigan Parking Association was founded in 1982. Ted Perez was instrumental in organizing the initial meeting. Approximately 20 people met at the Holland, MI, organizational get-together. In the fall of 1982, the first annual business meeting was held. Since that time, the MPA has grown and prospered. Activities have included hands-on technical training sessions for member and their employees, workplace violence seminars, spring and fall meetings,  annual conferences and golf outings.

Publications
Quarterly Newsletters
Events

Annual conference and golf outing

Contacts

Jay O’Dell, jodell@spplus.com
313-965-3778 x23


Mid-South Transportation and Parking Association

Phone: 859 257-3512
Fax: 859 323-1974
Member Description

Tad Irvin, President; Mike Harris, VP; Steve Hernandez, Treasurer; Mike Tudor, Secretary; Don Andrae, Mitch Skyer, Tracey Owens, Mark Hairr,  Beverly Lowe, Brent Matthews, Directors; Jennifer Tougas, Past Pres

Association Description

The Mid-South Parking Association was initially formed as a non-profit organization in February 1999. The association consists of colleges, universities, cities, and airports in the Mid-South region. The first annual conference was held that fall in Nashville, Tennessee. In 2006, recognizing the growing interactions between parking and transit operations, the organization reformed as the Mid-South Transportation and Parking Association..

MSTPA’s mission is to provide professional growth, development, and interaction among persons involved in the operation of transportation and parking programs within the Mid South adjacent states. This association of transportation and parking professionals is organized to identify issues, share information, identify and evaluate solutions to improve parking programs and stay updated of legislative changes that impact transportation and parking operations.

 

Contacts

Mike Tudor , 222 S. 1st Street, Louisville, KY 40202


Middle Atlantic Parking Association

PO Box 2512 Columbia, MD 21045
Phone: 410 964-5724
Member Description

Mark Pace, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD, President; Larry Cohen, Lancaster Parking Authority, Lancaster, PA, Past President; Howard Benson, CSI, VP; Anthony Jacobsmeyer, Secretary; Brian Simmons, University of Maryland, Baltimore MD, Treasurer; Bill Boyle, Federal APD, Barry Davis, Magnetic Automation, Angela Hall, University of MD, Andy Wilson, O&S Associates, Board of Governors

Association Description

APA has three membership categories: Institutional - Universities, Hospitals, and other Governmental related organizations; Commercial - Companies that supply products and services to the parking industry and Private Operators; and Associate - Additional members.

The Middle Atlantic Parking Association is a non-profit association that, since 1987, has provided a mutual support network and environment for the professional interaction, growth and redevelopment of officials of municipalities and other political subdivisions, transit agencies, airport authorities, schools, colleges, universities, hospitals and other providers of on- and off-street parking in the Middle Atlantic region.

Publications

Newsletter

Events

Annual Fall Conference

Contacts

Dawn Marti - 410-964-5724
admin@middleatlanticparkingassociation.org


National Parking Association

1112 16th Street, NW, Suite 840
Washington DC 20036 USA

Phone: 202-296-4336
Fax: 202-296-3102
Officers

Christine Banning, MA, CAE ChristineBanning@WeAreParking.org, 202 470-6299, President; Alan Lazowski, Chairman & CEO, LAZ Parking, Chairman; Linda Gill Anderson, lindagillanderson@weareparking.org, 202 470-6304, Dir. MEM & Certification; Peshie Chaifetz, PeshieChaifetz@WeAreParking.org 202-470-6303, VP of MKTG, Comm & Events; Stacy Hudson, stacyhudson@WeAreParking.org, 202 470-6302, Dir Biz Dev; Eamon Connor, EamonConnor@WeAreParking.org, 202-849-6262, Dir Prof Dev

Association Description

The National Parking Association is an international network of organizations comprised of parking industry professionals. NPA’s mission is to serve as a resource to the parking industry and our members by offering quality education, networking opportunities, advocacy, products and services.

Publications

Parking Magazine

Events

68th Annual Convention & Expo
October 21-24
Orlando, FL

Contacts

Cindy Satin
cindysatin@WeAreParking.org


New England Parking Council

Phone: 240-893-6296
Member Description

200 members

Association Description

The goal of the  NEPC is to further people’s skills and understanding in the parking and transportation industry through conferences, seminars, workshops, meetings, and other networking opportunities.

The NEPC sponsors an annual conference each year as well as one-day educational forums in various locations throughout New England. We provide educational seminars, networking opportunities, specialized round table discussions, and product and service information.The NEPC sponsors an annual conference each year as well as one-day educational forums in various locations throughout New England. We provide educational seminars, networking opportunities, specialized round table discussions, and product and service information.

Events

Annual Conference, Hospital Parking/Transportation Forum, College & University Parking/Transportation Forum, Municipal Parking/Transportation Forum, Golf Tournament

 

Contacts

Dawn Marti - dawncmarti1@gmail.com


New Jersey Parking Institute, a Division of NJAPAA

144 Livingstong, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Phone: 732 828-8866
Officers

Steven R. Monetti, North Bergen Parking Authority Chairman, VP/Treas; Mitch Karon, New Brunswick, President; Leonard T. Bier, Esq. CAPP, Legal Council/Exec. Dir; Steven. R Monetti,; Tony Perez; Mitch Karon, CAPP; Robert Baselice; Pam Piner, Willie Hunter, Armando Sanchez

Member Description

280 parking administrators, commissioners, vendors, and consultants

 

Association Description

The New Jersey Association of Parking Authorities and Agencies (NJAPAA) was founded in 1967 to solve the challenges of providing business, residential and public parking in the state. Its purpose is to plan, promote, and develop procedures and legislation for the betterment of parking in New Jersey, which has national application. Its objective is to further the growth of parking knowledge and the advancement of parking related technology through the participation of its members.

The association recognizes outstanding service by New Jersey elected and appointed government officials. Its board of directors bestows four awards, the NJ Legislator of the Year and the Government Official of the Year, the A.J. Ward Achievement Award in recognition of advancing professional in parking industry and the Lee Ordelli Award in recognition of a member’s outstanding service to the NJPI.

The New Jersey Parking Institute, a division of NJAPA&A, provides its members with opportunities to meet other professionals to solve today’s challenges and exchange innovative ideas. Members receive a listing of vendors and consultants. The New Jersey Parking Institute is an educational institution whic offers training seminars.

Publications

The New Jersey Parking News

Contacts

Leonard T. Bier
Tel: 732 828-8866
Fax: 732 828-7934
lenbier@optonline.net


New York State Parking Association

PO Box 614, Amherst, NY 14226
Phone: 716 645-3943
Officers

Jason Jones - jjones6@albany.net, President ; Vacant, VP; Johnna Frosini - jfrosini@brockport.edu, Secretary; SusanCrane -scrane@binghamton.edu, Treasurer; John Durbin, James M. Zullo, David Vander Wal, Patrick O’Day, Ellen Genung, Jason Jones, Eric Richman, Carl Cohen and Matthew Reitmeie, Board

Member Description

General membership includes public agencies and institutions with affiliated membership for consultants and suppliers of parking goods and services.

Association Description

The NYSPA is a statewide organization created to enhance the development of parking professionals within New York State, and provides a forum in which New York State parking professionals can network, share and disseminate information specific to the parking industry, and speak with a united voice.

Contacts

Facilitator: Renee Giacomazza, nyspa@nyspa.net


Ohio Parking Association

Officers

Brain Bush, Regional VP, ABM, President; David Groene, Olympic Auto Park, Inc., Vice President; Robert Baer, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Treasurer; Kurt Eubanks, The Toledo Ticket Company, Secretary; Andy Barlow, CPP Standard Parking, Jim Kneip, KWIK Parking Inc., Bonnie Sichau, PSX, Tom Foster, Signature Control Systems, Tom Carter, The Toledo Ticket Company, Trustees

Association Description

The Ohio Parking Association is a professional organization that provides education, networking and advocacy to advance the parking professionals and parking industry in the state of Ohio.  OPA has been in existence for over 50 years actively representing the interests of on-street and off-street operators. OPA welcomes all professionals involved the parking industry in the Ohio region.

Events

http://weareparking.org/?page=OPA_Conference

Contacts

Dawn Marti - dawncmarti1@gmail.com


Pacific Intermountain Parking & Transportation

942 Pacific Avenue,

Tacoma, WA 98402

Phone: 303-725-3818
Website: www.pipta.org
Officers

Laura Lierz, CAPP Flowbird - Chair; Casey Jones, Kimley-Horn & Associates -Vice Chair; Cindy Patton, City & County of Denver - Secretary; Kelly Sills, Portland Bureau of Transportation - Treasurer

Member Description

Three types of Memberships – Regular, Affiliate & Associate; fiscal year January to December of current year.

Association Description

The Pacific Intermountain Parking and Transportation Association (PIPTA) was founded by a group of parking professionals who saw value in a regional organization designed to provide those involved in parking and transportation programs with an open forum to discuss common challenges, share information and remain abreast of industry best practices. Membership consist of professionals from the states of Alaska, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

PIPTA’s mission is to provide for the growth and development of the people and organizations involved in parking and transportation in the membership states with a vision to be a recognized leader in advancing solutions that optimize access and mobility in the communities it serves. 

Events

2019 PIPTA Conference and Expo, July 24 – 26, 2019.

Contacts

Laura Lierz, CAPP

laura.lierz@flowbird.group

303 725 3818


Parking Association of Georgia

150 Shade Tree Way, Alpharetta, GA 30009

Phone: 770-845-6180
Officers

President, Diane Hale, Georgia Building Authority. Vice President, Mike Martindill, TimHaahs & Associates.  Treasurer, Brett Munkel, SP Plu. Treasurer elect, Ashley Swindell, City of Savannah.  Secretary, Sam Tupman, ITR of Georgia. At large Board, Adele Clements, Emory University; Glenn Kurtz, Georgia Institute of Technology. Past Presideint, Becky Smyth, City of Rome.

Member Description

Approximately 120 members, firms or organizations. The PAG welcomes representatives from all public or private institutions providing parking services. Suppliers, consulting firms and equipment vendors are invited to join as full regular members. All members must agree to the PAG's Code of Ethics and Parking Patron's Bill of Rights. 

Association Description

The PAG was formed in 1993 by nine founding members. The objectives of this non-profit organization are to establish a statewide network to foster mutual support among its members; develop parking management as a profession; assist members in solving parking problems; share information and technical know-how through education and training; monitor parking-related  legislation; and educate the  public on parking and related transportation issues. The PAG meets annually, typically in the spring, but more often as special circumstances dictate.

Events

Annual Conference & Tradeshow; Mid-Year Educational Seminars

Contacts

Diane Hale,  President, The Parking Association of Georgia,               

Diane.hale@gba.ga.gov


Marilyn Etheridge, Conference Planner,
Metheridge1@verizon.net

 


Parking Association of the Virginias

5700 Park Road, Crozet, VA 22932 
Phone: 434-924-6763
Member Description

Rob Fries, CAPP, City of Virginia Beach - RFies@vbov.com, President; Lynn Lancaster, CAPP, City of Richmond - Lynne.Lancaster@Richmondgov.com, VP; Rebecca White, CAPP, University of Virginia - rwc6j@virgina.edu, Treasurer; Frank Kollmansperger, Entry Guard Systems, Frank@entryguardsystems.com, Secretary; Josh Cantor, Justin Nelson, Chris Polk, Bart Neu, Scott Silsdorf, Rob Maroney, Directors

Association Description

The Parking Association of The Virginias is a non-profit chartered corporation of the state of Virginia and licensed by the State Corporation Commission to practice business in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

It includes the state of West Virginia with association members from that state. The association became a chartered corporation in 1988 when a small group of parking professionals in the north and eastern part of the state decided that facing the daily challenges of the parking industry could be easier with help from others. Our mission is to promote the parking profession in our region.

Contacts

Rebecca White, Treasurer
Dawn (Newman) Marti Association Administrator & Event Planner 240-893-6296


Pennsylvania Parking Association

Phone: 240-893-6296
Member Description

The PPA began with its first meeting on December 11, 1985. The first conference was held in 1989 in Harrisburg. Since then, the conference has been held annually at cities across the state including State College, Lancaster, Harrisburg, Scranton, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. 

Association Description

Today we have over 130 members. The Association is considered one of the strongest and most active state associations, hosting an annual conference, golf outing, spring training session, a meeting at each IPI conference, and annual Parking Innovation Awards.

As the Association continues to grow, it takes on new challenges and works with the diverse agencies of the Commonwealth on a variety of topics that affect the parking industry.

Publications

Newsletter

Events

Spring Conference and Tradeshow, Fall Training Workshop

Contacts

Dawn Marti, dawncmarti1@gmail.com


Southwest Parking and Transportation Association

Member Description

Julie Dixon, Dixon Resources Unlimited, President; Nathen Berry, Passport Parking, VP; Ben Carpenter, CAPP, City of Phoenix, Treasurer; Elisa B. Tapia, CPP, Special Events Operations, Secretary

Association Description

The Southwest Parking Association was formed in 2001 with the purpose of connecting parking and transportation professionals and providing a forum in which to share knowledge and further develop the industry. Since founding, our membership has grown to well over 100 and our annual conference has become nationally recognized for networking opportunities that build deep and lasting business relationships

Events

 

SWPTA Fall Conference, Las Vegas - Spetember 25-27, Las Vegas, NV

Contacts

Dawn Marti, Association Manager & Conference Planner,
dawncmarti1@gmail.com
Tel: 240-893-6296


Texas Parking and Transportation Association

PO BOX 524230, Houston TX 77052

Member Description

The TPTA is an organization of parking and transportation professionals, entities and programs representing municipalities, airports, hospitals, universities, transit programs and private sector parking programs, as well as technology, equipment and professional services vendors.

The association is proud to offer membership fees that are among the lowest in the nation. Regular membership is $150/year (voting privileges) and $150/year for Associate membership (non-voting). For more information, visit our website at www.texasparking.org.

Association Description

The Texas Parking and Transportation Association: Transforms professionals into leaders of their organization

Seeks to provide a forum in which parking and transportation professionals can network, share and disseminate information, and stay informed of issues, specific to the parking industry, and to speak with a united voice.

Is a mutual support network providing an environment that fosters the growth and development of the parking and transportation industry and professionals.

Is a “not for profit” organization, that is affiliated with the International Parking Institute.

Vision Statement:

TPTA transforms professionals into leaders of their organization. 

Mission Statement:
We are a dedicated organization that engages in relationship building, information sharing and business growth.

Key Priorities: 
Expand Membership, Enhance Annual Conference, Enhance Outreach and Communications, Enhance Roundtable Program 

Events

Annual events include the TPTA Spring Conference and Trade Show, plus FREE Roundtable & Networking sessions that are offered at different locations three times a year. Exhibitors from the parking industry include manufacturers and suppliers of gates, booths, handheld ticket writers, permits, lighting, engineering and design consultants.

Contacts

Texas Parking and Transportation Association
PO Box 524230, Houston, TX 77052
TPTA@texasparking.org

 


Washington Parking Association

4200 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Suite 550,

Washington DC 22016

USA

Officers

Martin Janis, Atlantic Services Group, President; Andrew C Blair, Colonial Parking, Inc., Vice President & Secretary; TBA, Treasurer; Dawn Marti, Association Administrator & Event Planner

Member Description

Operators and Suppliers

Association Description

About WPA

The Washington Parking Association, founded in 1953, is a nonprofit trade organization of commercial off-street parking operators serving the Nation’s Capital.  We are a community leader in working with major organizations dealing with area wide parking and transportation issues. Our members are involved in various civic and charitable activities seeking to provide a better quality of life for all who live and work in the Washington metropolitan area.

 

 

Contacts

Dawn Marti - info@washingtonparkingassociation.com


Wisconsin Parking Association

125 South 84th Street, Suite 401, Milwaukee, WI 53214

Phone: 414-259-1500
Fax: 414-259-0037
Association Description

WisPA is a professional association dedicated to solving the challenges of public and private parking.  The purpose of WisPA is to enhance the development of parking professionals and to represent the public and private sectors.  WisPA is an Allied Association of the International Parking Institute.




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