About the Army Public Affairs Association

The Army Public Affairs Association was founded Feb. 13, 2009 to provide a voice to the community of current, former and future Army communicators. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization open to all Public Affairs Soldiers – Army, Army Reserve and Army National Guard – and Civilians.


A greater community dedicated to supporting current and former Army Public Affairs professionals by strengthening the individual portfolio, providing an ongoing engagement presence and enhancing the overall profession.


Build the community, recognize excellence, strengthen the profession.


Expand membership and internal communications; establish and sustain networking and bonding opportunities.

Strengthen the association’s award program; provide meaningful contribution to Army Public Affairs award programs; provide platforms to promote excellence.

Promote the Order of St. Gabriel; establish and sustain programs promoting best practices; contribute and respond to the needs of the Army Public Affairs community.


To obtain copies of the APAA by-laws, certificate of incorporation, proof of 501(c)(3) status or other documentation related to the Association, please e-mail info@armypaa.org.