Are you looking to improve your position? Networking with your fellow purchasing professionals is a great way to be on the “fast track” to those new opportunities!
Through our relationship with NIGP, MAPP offers the continuing education classes required for certification through the UPPCC. MAPP helps members obtain Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) and Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) certifications by offering classes throughout northern Illinois and Springfield.
One of MAPP’s greatest strengths is the available network of fellow purchasing professionals that are always eager to offer advice and information. You will find your membership directory is a gateway to a wealth of public purchasing experience!
If you have questions about MAPP membership, please contact Marcia Amos at
"In an ever-changing and shifting environment, MAPP has provided a networking gambit to new techniques and the best practices accepted within our profession."
Al Patterson, C.P.M.
"When I've got a sticky problem, I know I can rely on the membership to help me out."
Don Baumgart, C.P.M.
"I would never have made it through these past thirteen years if it hadn't been for my fellow purchasing professionals."
Stephanie Taber, Retired