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 59 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 5 educational business meetings a well as an annual public purchasing educational forum in the Spring. 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 2017 Dues invoice, use the link below.

2017 Dues Invoice WORD or PDF

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

The following people were voted to the Board for 2017.  Congratulations to all of them.  The installation took 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

2016 – 2017 GPANJ Committees

The New Jersey League of Municipalities will be hosting a seminar on March 1, 2017 at the Conference Center at Mercer in West Windsor on the topic "Budget, Ethics, and DLGS Updates on Best Practices and Procurement". At this seminar, attendees will receive important updates and information from the Division Of Local Government Services.

Photos from 2016 Symposium