Canadian Parking Association

350-2255 St Laurent Blvd
Ottawa Ontario KIG 4K3 CANADA

Phone: 613-727-0700
Fax: 613-727-3183

Daniel Germain, President; Janice Legace, VP; Alex Maclsaac, Treasurer; Brett Brian, Secretary; Rick Duffy, Past President; Carole Whitehorne, Executive Director

Association Description

Connecting parking and mobility professionals in Canada, we bring together professionals across a broad spectrum of the parking and mobility industries to network, provide training, develop and adapt new technologies and enhance customer experiences for the betterment of our communities and industry.


The Parker - available online www.canadianparking.ca


Annual Conference & Trade Show
Toronto, Ontario
September 15 - 19, 2018


Carole Whitehorne

North American

Carolinas Parking Association

Attn: Garrett Male
Mission Health System
509 Biltmore Avenue
Ashville NC 28801 USA

Phone: 336-334-5595
Fax: 336-334-5567

Lynn Sylvia, President; Paul Whetzel, Past President; Dave Pitts, Vice President; Garrett Male, Treasurer; Kerry Joel Beck, Secretary, Affiliate Vendor Member; Matt Sumpter, Consultant Affiliate Member; Derrick Moore, Thomas Leathers, Mark Aakhus, Allen Altman, Harry Brown, Member at Large

Association Description

The Carolinas Parking Association is a professional association of parking administrators, practitioners, suppliers, vendors and consultants formed for the purpose of acquiring knowledge; encouraging professional development, providing mutual support and creating an environment for professional interaction. CPA annually sponsors a conference in the fall.


September 26-28, 2018
Carolinas Parking Association
Sonesta Resort - Hilton Head
130 Shipyard Drive
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928


All mail goes to:
ATTN:  Garrett Male
Mission Health System
509 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC  28801

Florida Parking Association

PO Box18641
Tampa FL 33679 USA

Phone: 813-259-3549

Lissette Hernandez, CAPP, Florida International University, President; Mark Santos, PE, Kimley-Horn & Associates, President-Elect; Tracie Saunders, University of Central Florida, Secretary; Alex Argudin, CAPP, Miami Parking Authority, Treasury; Pamela Corbin CAPP, City of Orlando; Chip Chism, University of West Florida; Salena Tepas, University of North Florida; Thomas Hartley, CAPP, Florida International, Directors; Chester Escobar, SP Plus, Past President

Member Description

Three types of Memberships – Regular, Affiliate & Associate; fiscal year January to December of current year

Association Description

The Florida Parking & Transportation Association, an allied association of the International Parking Institute and National Parking Association, was founded in 1980 to provide a statewide network to exchange ideas and concerns and to promote Florida’s fast growing parking and transportation industry. The association’s 250+ members represent all aspects of the parking and transportation profession: municipalities, universities, hospitals, airports, government agencies, suppliers, consultants, contractors, developers and private operators throughout the State of Florida. An annual conference and trade show provides members with an opportunity to network with other parking and transportation  professionals, attend trade related educational seminars, view the latest equipment, products and services while establishing peer relationships that last a lifetime.


Florida Parking & Transportation Association Newsletter - quarterly


Florida Parking & Transportation Association Annual Conference and Trade Show
December 4 – 7, 2018
Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa
1000 Ponte Tour Boulevard
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082


Marilyn Etheridge, Association Manager, 813 787-4509,

International Downtown Association IDA

910 17th Street NW, Suite 1050, Washington DC 20006

Phone: 202-393-6801
Association Description

The International Downtown Association is the premier organization for urban place professionals who are shaping and activating dynamic city center districts. We represent an industry of more than 2,500 place management organizations, employing 100,000 people throughout North America and growing rapidly around the world. Founded in 1954, IDA is a resource center for ideas and innovative best practices in urban place management. For more information, visit www.downtown.org.

Los Angeles Parking Association

1100 South Flower Street, Suite 3300, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Phone: 213 896-8933
Association Description

The Los Angeles Parking Association has been of service to the parking industry for 40 years. It has two major goals: To serve as a representative for parking interests with city, state and federal government, and to undertake community projects that will appropriately represent the members as caring corporate citizens. Legislative accomplishments include having a member named to the Air Quality Management District; aiding in the defeat of a 5 percent parking tax; successfully representing property owners with the LA city planning department.

Michigan Parking Association

222 S. 1st Street, Louisville, KY 40202

Phone: 859 257-3512
Website: www.mstpa.org

Jay O’Dell, SP Plus, President; Aaron Terpstra, City of Grand Rapids, Vice President; Tracy Shell, City of Lansing, Secretary; Susan Wyatt, City of Lansing, Treasurer; Debby Nyenhuis, Ellis Parking, Immediate Past Pres; Margaret Hannon, Henry Ford Hospital; Julie Parisian, City of Muskegon; Keith Hey Jr., Traffic and Safety, Members at Large

Member Description

Currently the association has approximately 120 members representing public agencies, hospitals, colleges, universities, and commercial operators.

Association Description

Our organization was formed to provide parking professionals from universities,  municipalities, private operators and vendors, a place to share ideas, identify issues, exchange solutions, and socially network in the  mid-south region.


2019 Spring Conference will be held in Lexington, KY on March 4-6, 2019. 

Mid-South Transportation and Parking Association

Phone: 859 257-3512
Association Description

 Our organization was  formed to provide parking professionals from universities,  municipalities, private operators and vendors,  a place to share ideas,  identify issues, exchange solutions, and socially network in the  mid-south region.

Middle Atlantic Parking Association

PO Box 2512 Columbia, MD 21045
Phone: 410 964-5724
Association Description

The Middle Atlantic Parking Association is a non-profit association that, since 1987, has provided a mutual support network and environment for the professional interaction, growth and redevelopment of officials of municipalities and other political subdivisions, transit agencies, airport authorities, schools, colleges, universities, hospitals and other providers of on- and off-street parking in the Middle Atlantic region.

National Parking Association

1112 16th Street, NW, Suite 840
Washington DC 20036 USA

Phone: 202-296-4336
Fax: 202-296-3102

Christine Banning, MA, CAE ChristineBanning@WeAreParking.org, 202 470-6299, President; Alan Lazowski, Chairman & CEO, LAZ Parking, Chairman; Linda Gill Anderson, lindagillanderson@weareparking.org, 202 470-6304, Dir. MEM & Certification; Peshie Chaifetz, PeshieChaifetz@WeAreParking.org 202-470-6303, VP of MKTG, Comm & Events; Stacy Hudson, stacyhudson@WeAreParking.org, 202 470-6302, Dir Biz Dev; Eamon Connor, EamonConnor@WeAreParking.org, 202-849-6262, Dir Prof Dev

Association Description

The National Parking Association is an international network of organizations comprised of parking industry professionals. NPA’s mission is to serve as a resource to the parking industry and our members by offering quality education, networking opportunities, advocacy, products and services.


Parking Magazine


67th Annual Convention & Expo
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
Oct 22-25


Cindy Satin

New England Parking Council

Phone: 240-893-6296
Association Description

The goal of the  NEPC is to further people’s skills and understanding in the parking and transportation industry through conferences, seminars, workshops, meetings, and other networking opportunities.



New Jersey Parking Institute, a Division of NJAPAA

144 Livingstong, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Phone: 732 828-8866
Association Description

The New Jersey Association of Parking Authorities and Agencies (NJAPAA) was founded in 1967 to solve the challenges of providing business, residential and public parking in the state. Its purpose is to plan, promote, and develop procedures and legislation for the betterment of parking in New Jersey, which has national application. Its objective is to further the growth of parking knowledge and the advancement of parking related technology through the participation of its members.

New York State Parking Association

PO Box 614, Amherst, NY 14226
Phone: 716 645-3943
Association Description

The NYSPA is a statewide organization created to enhance the development of parking professionals within New York State, and provides a forum in which New York State parking professionals can network, share and disseminate information specific to the parking industry, and speak with a united voice.

Ohio Parking Association

Association Description

The Ohio Parking Association is a professional organization that provides education, networking and advocacy to advance the parking professionals and parking industry in the state of Ohio.  OPA has been in existence for over 50 years actively representing the interests of on-street and off-street operators. OPA welcomes all professionals involved the parking industry in the Ohio region.

Ontario Campus Parking Associations

Association Description

The Ontario Campus Parking Association is a collective of professional managers and administrators specializing in college and university parking operations in the Province of Ontario, Canada. The Association will promote efficient and cost-effective parking strategies and provide a forum for benchmarking, communication, cooperation and informal information exchange on all matters related to campus parking.

Pacific Intermountain Parking & Transportation

942 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98402

Phone: 303-725-3818
Website: www.pipta.org
Association Description

The Pacific Intermountain Parking and Transportation Association (PIPTA) was founded by a group of parking professionals who saw value in a regional organization designed to provide those involved in parking and transportation programs with an open forum to discuss common challenges, share information and remain abreast of industry best practices. Membership consist of professionals from the states of Alaska, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

Parking Association of Georgia

150 Shafe Tree Way, Alpharetto, GA 30009

Phone: 770-845-6180
Association Description

The PAG was formed in 1993 by nine founding members. The objectives of this non-profit organization are to establish a statewide network to foster mutual support among its members; develop parking management as a profession; assist members in solving parking problems; share information and technical know-how through education and training; monitor parking-related  legislation; and educate the  public on parking and related transportation issues. The PAG meets annually, typically in the spring, but more often as special circumstances dictate.

Parking Association of the Virginias

5700 Park Road, Crozet, VA 22932 
Phone: 434-924-6763
Association Description

The Parking Association of The Virginias is a non-profit chartered corporation of the state of Virginia and licensed by the State Corporation Commission to practice business in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

It includes the state of West Virginia with association members from that state. The association became a chartered corporation in 1988 when a small group of parking professionals in the north and eastern part of the state decided that facing the daily challenges of the parking industry could be easier with help from others. Our mission is to promote the parking profession in our region.

Pennsylvania Parking Association

Phone: 240-893-6296
Association Description

The PPA began with its first meeting on December 11, 1985. The first conference was held in 1989 in Harrisburg. Since then, the conference has been held annually at cities across the state including State College, Lancaster, Harrisburg, Scranton, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. 

Southwest Parking and Transportation Association

Association Description

The Southwest Parking Association was formed in 2001 with the purpose of connecting parking and transportation professionals and providing a forum in which to share knowledge and further develop the industry. Since founding, our membership has grown to well over 100 and our annual conference has become nationally recognized for networking opportunities that build deep and lasting business relationships


SWPTA Fall Conference, Las Vegas September 25-27, 2019





Texas Parking and Transportation Association

PO BOX 524230, Houston TX 77052

Association Description

The Texas Parking and Transportation Association:
Was created to enhance the development of parking and transportation professionals within the public and private sectors in the State of Texas.

Seeks to provide a forum in which parking and transportation professionals can network, share and disseminate information, and stay informed of issues, specific to the parking industry, and to speak with a united voice.

Is a mutual support network providing an environment that fosters the growth and development of the parking and transportation industry and professionals.

Is a “not for profit” organization, that is affiliated with the International Parking Institute.

Vision Statement:
The Texas Parking and Transportation Associationtransforms professionals into leaders of their organization

Mission Statement:
We are a dedicated organization that engages in relationship building, information sharing and business growth.

Key Priorities: 
Expand Membership, Enhance Annual Conference, Enhance Outreach and Communications, Enhance Roundtable Program 

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American Assoc of State Hwy & Transportation

444 N. Capital Street, Suite 249 Washington, DC 20001
Phone:  (202) 624-5800.
Association Description

AASHTO is a nonprofit, nonpartisan association representing highway and transportation departments in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. It represents all five transportation modes: air, highways, public transportation, rail, and water. Its primary goal is to foster the development, operation, and maintenance of an integrated national transportation system. AASHTO works to educate the public and key decision makers about the critical role that transportation plays in securing a good quality of life and sound economy for our nation.

American Public Transportation Association

1300 St. NW, Suite 1200

Washington, DC 20005


Phone: (202) 496-4800
Website: www.apta.com
Association Description

APTA is the leading force in advancing public transportation.

APTA members are public organizations that are engaged in the areas of bus, paratransit, light rail, commuter rail, subways, waterborne passenger services, and high-speed rail. Members also include large and small companies who plan, design, construct, finance, supply, and operate bus and rail services worldwide. Government agencies, metropolitan planning organizations, state departments of transportation, academic institutions, and trade publications are also part of our membership.


Richard Weaver, Director of Planning

Community Transportation Assoc of America

1341 G Street N.W., Washington DC
Phone: 800.891.0590
Website: www.ctaa.org
Association Description

The Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) and its members believe that mobility is a basic human right. From work and education to life-sustaining health care and human services programs to shopping and visiting with family and friends, mobility directly impacts quality of life.

Scott Bogren, Executive Director

Electric Drive Transportation Association

1250 Eye Street NW, Suite 902, Washington DC 20005

Phone:  (202) 408-0774
Genevieve Cullen, President
Association Description

The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) is the trade association promoting battery, hybrid, plug-in hybrid and fuel cell electric drive technologies and infrastructure. EDTA conducts public policy advocacy, provides education and awareness, and enables industry networking and collaboration.

September 30-October 3, 2018
31st International Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exhibition (EVS31)
Kobe, Japan

Institute for Transporation and Development

9 East 19th Street, 7th Floor New York, Ny 10003
Phone: 212-629-8000
Website: www.itdp.org
Association Description

Promoting Sustainable and Equitable Transportation Worldwide. The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy works around the world to design and implement high quality transport systems and policy solutions that make cities more livable, equitable, and sustainable. ITDP is a global nonprofit at the forefront of innovation, providing technical expertise to accelerate the growth of sustainable transport and urban development around the world.

Los Angeles Dept of Transportation

100 S. Main Street, 10th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone: 323-972-8470

Robert Hindle, Parking Concepts, Inc., Chair/VP; Ken Spiker and Associates Inc., Executive Director; Greg Spiker, Ken Spiker and Associaties, Secy/Treas

Member Description

Leading parking operators plus parking industry vendors

Association Description

LADOT's mission is to lead transportation planning, project delivery, and operations in the City of Los Angeles.  We work together and collaborate to deliver a safe, livable, and well-run transportation system in the city and region.  LADOT manages all on-street parking in the city and 118 public parking lots and garages.  LADOT is also responsible for installing and maintaining parking signs, colored curb restrictions, parking meters, and parking permit zones.

Transportation for Smart Cities - America

1152 15th Street NW, Suite 450, Washington DC 20005

Phone: 202-971-3931
Association Description

an alliance of elected, business and civic leaders from communities across the country, united to ensure that states and the federal government step up to invest in smart, homegrown, locally-driven transportation solutions. These are the investments that hold the key to our future economic prosperity.