Professional Development

Professional Development Chair
Kristine L. Rumping, CPPO, CPPB, FCCM
Director of Procurement and Contracting 
Procurement Services
Orange County Public Schools
445 W. Amelia Street
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 317-3306
Kristine.Rumping@ocps.net

College Education Reimbursement Program Coordinator/Scholarship Program Coordinator & Norma M. Showley Scholarship
Tara Walls
Senior Purchasing Agent  
Risk Management & Purchasing
City of Lakeland 
1140 East  Parker Street
Lakeland, FL  33801
(863) 834-6781
Tara.Walls@lakelandgov.net



Upcoming Professional Development (Pro-D) Class Offerings!

Pro-D Training Program
Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials, Inc. provides sponsorship of NIGP Core Classes as a value-added benefit of membership. The following files provide the ability to learn about Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials, Inc.'s Pro-D Training Program, review class descriptions, register for classes, and also view training opportunities state-wide.

Training Class Matrix
Pro-D Training Program
How to become a Host Site

College Education Reimbursement (CER) Program
Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials, Inc. provides an opportunity for its members to continue their educational goals through this reimbursement program. The intent of this program is to provide monetary assistance to those individual Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials, Inc. members who seek continued academic growth and are interested in college level degree-seeking programs.

College Education Reimbursement Program
College Education Reimbursement Application
 

Scholarship Program & Scholarship Fund
Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials, Inc. understands that public entities are continually challenged to do more with less, while maintaining a professional trained and certified staff.  Florida Association of Public Procurement Officials, Inc.'s Scholarship Program & Fund are two additional opportunities that provide its members with flexible training options in a rigid government environment.  These opportunities allow members to pursue other training that is beneficial for continued professional growth, but may not be degree-seeking or core NIGP classes.

Scholarship Program
Scholarship Program Application
FAPPO Bucks Program
FAPPO Bucks and Membership Participation Credit Redemption Form
FAPPO Bucks Hotel Revision Form
  Membership Participation Credit Program
Norma Showley History
Norma Showley Scholarship Fund & Application
Norma Showley Memorial Scholarship Fund Donation Form