State of New Jersey

Welcome to the GPANJ website. The GPANJ is an active organization of more than 500 purchasing agents across the many government entities of New Jersey. Our organization has spent over 54 years in service to the citizens of the State of New Jersey. GPANJ's membership consists of purchasing agents from municipalities, school boards, counties, authorities and other government entities. Our diversity is our strength. We hold six educational business meetings a year as well as an annual public purchasing educational forum in April. We also present educational programs at the New Jersey League of Municipalities Convention in November.

If you are not currently a member, please consider joining GPANJ (click here for a membership application) to receive its many benefits which include an online specifications facility, education, employment opportunities and more. If you are a member and need a 2016 Dues invoice, use the link below.

2016 Dues Invoice WORD or PDF


In order to make the CEU procedures more efficient and convenient for all participants, we are utilizing an electronic scanning system.  Please note, these procedures only apply to educational sessions.  Business meetings and vendor sessions are not included in the scanning system. Click here for more information.

December Business Meeting - Installation Dinner - Thursday December 1, 2016

The following people were voted to the Board for 2017.  Congratulations to all of them.  The installation will take place at our holiday/installation dinner on December 1, 2016.

President Lisa Jackson,
1st Vice President Michelle DeFrancis
2nd Vice President Cindy Lea Weber

Board Members at Large: Lori Siemon, Tim Stoessler, Adam Ponsi, Suzanne Taylor, Isabel Garcia

The Governmental Purchasing Association of New Jersey (GPANJ) will Present the
Fifth Annual Educational Symposium
on March 22 - 24, 2017!

Photos from 2016 Symposium