• NFBPA South Florida Welcome Reception

    Welcome Reception
    Thursday, September 19, 2019
  • Register Today for the NFBPA Fall Quarterly Board of Directors Meeting!

    Board Meeting is Saturday October 5, 2019

    Sheraton Houston Brookhollow Hotel
    (713) 688-0100
    3000 North Loop West
    Houston, Texas 77092
    United States
  • Texas Leadership Gala Friday, October 4, 2019

    Friday, October 4, 2019

    Sheraton Houston Brookhollow Hotel

    3000 North Loop West
    Houston, Texas 77092
    United States

    (713) 688-0100

    Phone: 202-408-9300
  • Leadership NOW Symposium October 2-3, 2019​

    Learning, Leading & Connecting 

    Embracing the Leader in ALL of us! 

    Leadership NOW 2019 Will: 

    • Provide in-depth training on topics of critical interest to 

    public administrators in federal, state and local governments. 

    • Present a forum for public administrators to explore solutions to key challenges facing 

    the urban community and local governments nationwide and globally. 

    • Support the career development of the next generation of public administrators by providing exposure and access to highly accomplished public officials and by providing tools for their success. 


  • Central Texas Chapter Upcoming Events and Announcements

    Calling all Golfers...
    The Central Texas Chapter is seeking 4 golfers to represent the Chapter at the ARA 4th Annual Golf Tournament. Use the link below to signup. First come first serve... Don't wait.

    Click Here to Sign up!
    Central Texas Chapter Partners with Coming of Age Austin Metro 9/11
    Homeless Outreach Project
    Signup to join NFBPA - Central Texas Chapter distribute care packages to individuals experiencing homelessness in Austin.
    Saturday, September 14, 2019
    Travis County - Palm School
    100 N. IH 35 @ 9:00 AM

  • President Snipes Featured in Article by Mercer College

    Mercer University recently published a story about NFBPA President Anthony Snipes, where he discusses his passion for public     
    service and the importance of mentorship.
  • IBTS Grant Support for NFBPA Members

    Through a partnership with the Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS), NFBPA members have access to a live, online, searchable database of federal, state, foundation and corporate grants. As an NFBPA member, you can use this tool to help locate grant funding opportunities to support your community. The tool is provided free of charge as an exclusive NFBPA member benefit. To create an account and access the grant search tool, click here.


    Members can also partner with IBTS for additional grant services at discounted rates, including assistance with grant research and writing, and grant management and administration after a grant has been awarded. Learn more about IBTS’ grant services for NFBPA members here.


    IBTS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization focused on strengthening communities. To learn more about IBTS’ grant services or if you have questions, contact IBTS Grants Manager Michelle Waddle at

  • ICMA-RC named a Washington Post “Top Workplace” for 2019

    Congratulations to ICMA-RC! Chosen as one of the Washington Post’s “Top Workplaces” in 2019. The award recognizes companies in the D.C. area that are ranked highest by their employees on a variety of criteria including employee appreciation, meaningfulness of work and company values. 

    The Washington Post honor is the latest in a series of awards recognizing ICMA-RC’s achievements. Over the past five years the firm and its clients have received more than 115 technology, service and education awards.
  • Apply to Become a Participant in the 2019-2020 Mentor Class!

    The Mentor Program is an intensive, six-month initiative designed to foster mentoring relationships and groom black administrators for challenges of senior management positions in the public sector
  • Join Us For A New And Exciting Executive Leadership Experience!

    Apply for the ELI Program Today!

    A Professional Development Program for
    Senior-Level Public Servants.

    Deadline to Submit Application is July 18, 2019
  • 2019 NFBPA Summer Board of Directors Leadership Meeting

    Thursday, July 18, 2019 - Sunday, July 21, 2019 

    The ​National ​Office ​of ​the ​National ​Forum ​for ​Black ​Public ​Administrators, ​in ​conjunction ​with ​the ​City ​of ​Grand ​Rapids, ​are ​pleased ​to ​host ​the ​2019 ​NFBPA ​Summer ​Board ​of ​Directors ​Leadership ​meeting ​in ​Grand ​Rapids, ​Michigan ​at ​the ​Amway ​Grand ​Plaza.
  • NFBPA Call for Committee Members

    NFBPA is recruiting new committee members who are enthusiastic, looking to get involved, eager to make a difference and committed to enhancing the organization.

    If you are currently serving on a committee and want to continue to participate, you must complete the registration to serve on committees for 2019-2020.
  • America Saves Week

    America Saves Week is quickly approaching! Visit ICMA- RC website during America Saves Week, February 25 – March 2nd, to view a great discussion by ICMA-RC’s financial planning professionals. They will answer some of the top questions asked about saving for retirement and provide resources and saving strategies to help you along the way.
  • 2019 Call for Award Nominations National Awards and Recognition Program

    DEADLINE for submission of nominations is Thursday, January 31, 2019.  

    Click on View Details for information on each award, criteria, and where to submit.


  • Forum 2019 - Call for Presentations!

    Submission Deadline: The deadline is Monday, December 17, 2018. A limited number of workshop spaces are available.

    Start planning your proposal NOW!
  • Accepting Nominations for the NFBPA Board of Directors!

    Attention All Eligible NFBPA Members

    The Nominating Committee is Calling for Nominations for Officers and members of the NFBPA Board of Directors.

    • Are you dedicated to NFBPA?
    • Do you want to be apart of the continued success of NFBPA?
    • Do you or someone you know have leadership talents to lead NFBPA?
    • We know you answered YES to all three questions.

    Please continue to the link below to nominate yourself or someone you know to become an officer or member of the NFBPA Board of Directors.
  • Honoring All Veterans on Veterans Day

    To Our NFBPA Members:

    On this day NFBPA would like express gratitude to all service men and women of every branch of military service. It is with a grateful heart we thank all of you for the daily commitment you give to protect the freedom of our country and our rights. Thank you for your services and sacrifices.
    We are forever grateful.
  • Online Membership Application Site is Down!

    We're currently working on getting the membership renewal portal up and running! It should be back up shortly.