Our Minnesota Chapter of APPA (MNAPPA) is an affiliate of APPA International. APPA represents more than 18,000 educational facilities professionals from over 1,300 learning institutions worldwide. APPA’s community represents the broadest coalition of educational facilities professionals possible, ensuring a diversity of experiences and situations, and availability of best practices. Our members also include other non-profits, libraries, museums and industry partners.
We are also affiliated with the Midwest APPA (MAPPA). This organization is comprised of higher education facilities professionals, business members and emeritus institutional members from the seven state region comprised of Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio.
While APPA has served the educational facilities professional for more than 100 years its mission remains the same: “To support educational excellence with quality leadership and professional management through education, research and recognition.” Our community firmly aligns with the principals and values of : integrity, honesty, respect, fairness, patience, nurturance, encouragement, growth & development, service, quality, and collaboration.