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Twenty-two PIA Affiliates Honored for Membership Growth

A total of 22 PIA state affiliates were honored for membership growth during an awards ceremony held September 10 in Portland, Oregon. In addition, three...
September 14, 2005

A total of 22 PIA state affiliates were honored for membership growth during an awards ceremony held September 10 in Portland, Oregon. In addition, three of the 22 states were singled out for special honors.

PIA of South Carolina doubled its membership in the past year. PIA of Florida was honored for greatest continuity of growth, with 50 consecutive months of growth in membership. And the state affiliates that comprise the PIA Western Alliance were honored for largest net membership growth.

The 22 PIA state affiliates honored for membership growth were: Alabama, the PIA Group - California, Nevada, Arizona & New Mexico; Florida; Georgia; Indiana; Kentucky; Maine;  Maryland; Minnesota; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Iowa; New Jersey; North Dakota; Ohio; South Carolina; Tennessee; Washington & Alaska; Wisconsin; Colorado; and Massachusetts.



Representatives from some of the 22 PIA affiliates honored for membership growth show off their awards.



Al Charles, Executive Vice President of PIA SC, shows off his association's award along with Thomas A. Gosski, National Director, PIA SC, 2nd from right. PIA SC doubled their membership in one year. Presenting the award were Donna L. Pile, Vice-President, PIA National, far right and Kenneth R. Auerbach, Esq, incoming Secretary/Treasurer of PIA National.



Clark Sitzes, Executive Vice President of The PIA Western Alliance, center, led the organization as it captured PIA's Largest Net Membership Growth Award. Sharing the moment are Donna L. Pile, Vice-President, PIA National, far right and Kenneth R. Auerbach, Esq, incoming Secretary/Treasurer of PIA National.

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