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Make a Resolution to
Reduce Energy Costs!

T

hinking about making a
resolution for the 2015 new
year? Why not make one
that can assist in managing and reducing your energy costs? NRPA
has partnered with Affiliated Power
Purchasers International (APPI Energy) to provide the Powerful Solutions Program!
As a Premier Member of NRPA,
you have access to APPI's Powerful
Solutions Program, which provides
energy procurement services with
minimal time commitment and no
upfront cost to you! What does this

mean? APPI Energy's team of experts will analyze your energy usage
and negotiate the lowest price, best
contract terms and smartest conditions for your next supply. APPI's
operating model is focused on providing excellent customer service
while saving you time and effort.
Why not have consultants help you
reduce a major operating expense on
an ongoing basis?
The process to get started is
simple. Contact APPI by calling
800.520.6685 or emailing info@appienergy.com. Verify your member
status, develop a procurement strategy and make a plan of action!
Not a Premier Member? Visit
www.nrpa.org/premier to sign up
today!
- Hayley MacDonell, NRPA's
Membership Programs Manager

The following question is a sample
Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP) examination question.

Call for NRPA Board
of Directors Nominations

H

ave you ever thought about
being a board member or
know someone you think
would excel as one? NRPA is looking for both professional and citizen
leaders who are passionate about
parks, recreation and environmental conservation. Candidates should
be active leaders who wish to further the mission of the association
and who have demonstrated talent
and expertise in the field or in their
community. NRPA values and seeks
diverse leadership as defined by race,
ethnicity, gender, religion, age, sexu-

	

Test Your Park
and Recreation
Knowledge

al orientation, nationality, disability,
appearance and geographic location.
We also encourage all types and sizes
of park and recreation organizations.
For more information and to apply, please visit www.nrpa.org/leadership, where you can find the Class
of 2018 Nomination Book. All nominations must be submitted or datestamped by January 30, 2015. If you
are interested in serving, know someone who is or have questions about
the nomination process, please contact Michele White at mwhite@nrpa.
org or 703.858.2144.

Which of the following should be
the primary consideration in
developing park and recreation
staff work schedules?
A. Staff availability
B. Union contracts
C. Salary costs
D. Program needs
Calling all beginning to midlevel
professionals!  The Certified Park and
Recreation Professional (CPRP) is the
national standard for all park and recreation professionals who want to be
at the forefront of their profession.
For more information on the CPRP
certification program, please visit
www.nrpa.org/cprp.

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