EPA News

Nominees Announced for EPA Board Election

When the 2020 convention was canceled a year ago, two nominees for board positions—Danny Conn, for treasurer, and Warren Maye, for adviser—could not be voted in as planned. Instead, they will be voted on this spring. They will be joined on the ballot by 2021 nominees for president-elect and secretary. The 2021 nominating committee made […]

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EPA 2021 Convention Will Go Virtual

On Thursday, February 25, the EPA board of directors voted to pivot from an in-person convention in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to a virtual event. Despite efforts to keep the annual meeting in-person, it became increasingly clear that it was both impractical and impossible to do so. Pennsylvania restrictions related to COVID-19 are among the tightest in […]

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Bylaw Revisions to be Voted on at Annual Meeting

The EPA board of directors has unanimously approved a change to the organization’s bylaws that will bestow full membership on associate members, giving them voting privileges and eligibility to serve on the board. The change came about as the board recognized a changing industry with publications reducing staff and relying more on freelancers. EPA has […]

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Keynote Speakers Announced for EPA 2021 Lancaster

Trillia Newbell, Walter Kim, and Kay Warren will be the keynote speakers for the 2021 convention returning to Lancaster, PA, in April. Trillia Newbell is the author of several books including A Great Cloud of Witnesses, Sacred Endurance, If God Is For Us, Fear and Faith, and the children’s books, Creative God, Colorful Us and […]

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Membership Dues to Increase for 2021

The EPA Board of Directors has approved an increase in membership dues, effective immediately for new applicants and effective January 1, 2021, for current members. However, members who renew their membership for 2021 before December 31 will be able to renew at the current 2020 rate level. Even after the increase, membership dues in EPA […]

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