The IALEP Annual Business Meeting will take place on Tuesday, October 5th, 2021, beginning at 11:30 a.m. EDT and will take place via a virtual Zoom meeting. All IALEP members are encouraged to attend.

Click <Here> to register for the Zoom meeting.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


While we cannot meet in person for our annual membership meeting and training conference, we are still moving forward on elections, updates, and the annual report contest.

There are several positions that are up for nomination this year:

  • Staff Vice President (Board Member)
  • Associate Treasurer (Board Member)
  • Newsletter Editor (Board Associate)
  • Assistant Webmaster (not a board position, but additional help is requested)

If you are interested in the above positions, please complete a letter of intent and commitment from your Chief and send to We will hold elections during the All Member Business Meeting on Tuesday October 5, 2021 at 11:30 AM Eastern. We will be hosting this meeting on Zoom and will send a registration to the membership in September.

We will also be announcing the winner of the Annual Report Contest! If you would like to be considered for this annual award, please send your digital annual report to by Friday September 3, 2021 (end of day). We will get those reports hosted on the member portal of the website for review and will share how to vote in September. The winner will be announced during the All Member meeting.

We will be updating the membership on 2022 plans for the annual conference, planners courses, and certifications.

The Conference Committee is still seeking volunteers to help select the topics and speakers for our conference next year in Colorado Springs. If you are interested, please reach out to Anna Auwae at Anna.Auwae@ColoradoSprings.Gov.

Cassie Johnson, MPA
2021 IALEP President