Affiliate Associations

IBPA is affiliated with many regional and specialty independent publishing associations, and works with and through these groups to strengthen the publishing industry. Many publishers find that networking within these groups contributes to their success. Publishers are encouraged to join their regional associations.

If you’re interested in obtaining information on how to start an affiliate, contact IBPA Executive Director Angela Bole at angela@ibpa-online.org.

See also: Affiliate Scholarship Program


List of IBPA Affiliate Associations

Independent and self publishers are encouraged to contact the organizations below for more information on how they can benefit you.

NOTE TO ORGANIZATIONS: If the information about your association is incomplete or wrong, send your corrections to paige@ibpa-online.org.

AUTHOR-U
PO Box 460880
Aurora, CO 80046
Phone: 303/885-2207
Web Site: http://authoru.org

Judith Briles, President
Phone: 303/885-2207
Email: judith@briles.com


BAY AREA INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
369-B Third Street Suite 422
San Rafael, CA 94901
Web Site: http://www.baipa.org
Email: info@baipa.org

Becky Parker Geist, President
Phone: 415-559-9273
Email: becky@proaudiovoices.com

David Kudler, Vice President
Phone: 415-601-3402
Email: david@stillpointdigital.com


BOOK PUBLISHERS NORTHWEST
2212 Queen Anne Ave North #275
Seattle, WA 98109
Web Site: http://www.bpnw.org/

Rosemary Jones, Chief Officer
Email: bpnwnews@aol.com


BOOKWORKS LLC
5 Beekman Place
New York, NY 10022
Web Site: www.bookworks.com
Email: info@bookworks.com

Betty Kelly Sargent, CEO & President
Phone: 917-287-1966
Email: bettysargent@me.com


COLORADO INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
6565 West Jewell Ave. 4C
Lakewood, CO 89232
Phone: 970-315-CIPA (2472)
Web Site: http://www.cipacatalog.com

Patricia Ross, President
Email: president@cipacatalog.com

Veronica Yager, Director of Internal Afairs
Email: admin@cipacatalog.com


CONNECTICUT AUTHORS & PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
P.O. Box 715
Avon, CT 06001
Phone: 203/729-5335
Fax: 203/729-5335
Web Site: http://www.aboutcapa.com
Email: Labriola00@aol.com

Debbie Kilday, President
Email: KildayKrafts@aol.com

Steven Reilly, Vice President
Email: sriles40@aol.com

Brian Jud, Founder, Treasurer
Email: BrianJud@BookMarketing.com


FLORIDA AUTHORS AND PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
P.O. Box #116145
Deland, Florida 32720
Web Site: www.myFAPA.org

Terri Gerrell, President
Email: President@floridapublishersassociation.com

Additional Contact: Jane Wood, marketing1@floridapublishersassociation.com


GREATER NEW YORK INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
c/o Perry Brass, Belhue Press
2501 Palisade Avenue #A1
Bronx, NY 10463
Phone: 646/272-8879
Fax: 212/695-3217
Blog: http://gnyipa.blogspot.com
MeetUp: www.meetup.com/The-Greater-New-York-Independent-Publishers-Association

Heidi Russell, Chairperson
Email: heidirussellpublicist@gmail.com


HAWAII BOOK PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
PO Box 235736
Honolulu, HI 96823
Web Site: http://www.hawaiipublishers.org
Email: info@hawaiipublishers.org

David DeLuca (Bess Press), President


INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS OF NEW ENGLAND
10 Court Street #206
Arlington, MA 02476-0206
Web Site: http://www.ipne.org
Email: TalkToUs@ipne.org

Charlotte Pierce (Pierce Press), President
Email: charlotte@piercepress.com

Crystal Ponti (Blue Lobster Books) Vice-President

Paul Parisi (HF Group), Treasurer

Brian Jud (APSS/CAPA), Board Member

Christine Frost (Her Raven Domain), Board Member


MICHIGAN BLACK INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
612 N. Walnut Street
PO Box 14304 48901-4304
Lansing , MI 48933
Phone: 517-204-4197
Email: info@tanyabates.com

Tanya Bates, President
Phone: 517-482-9797


MIDATLANTIC BOOK PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
2027 Flagler Place NW
Washington, DC 20001

Web Site: http://www.midatlanticbookpublishers.com

Beverly Richardson, President


MIDWEST INDEPENDENT PUBLISHING ASSOCIATION
P.O. Box 65686
St. Paul, MN 55165-1432
Phone: 651-917-0021
Web Site: http://www.mipa.org

Jennifer Baum, IBPA Liaison
Phone: 248-259-0090
Email: jennifer@scribe-publishing.com

Sherry Roberts, President
Phone: 952-322-4005
Email: sherry@editorialservice.com


MINNESOTA BOOK PUBLISHERS ROUNDTABLE
PO Box 18662
St Paul, MN 55118-0662
Web Site: http://www.publishersroundtable.org

Dan Wallek, President
Phone: 612-215-6220
Email: dwallek@lernerbooks.com

Ben Barnhart, Vice President
Phone: 612-215-2557
Email: ben_barnhart@milkweed.org


NEW MEXICO BOOK ASSOCIATION
PO Box 1285
Santa Fe, NM 87504
Phone: 505-660-6357
Web Site: http://www.nmbook.org

Karen Villanueva, President
Email: authorcare@aol.com

Susan Waterman, Office Manager
Email: admin@nmbook.org


NORTHERN CALIFORNIA PUBLISHERS & AUTHORS
c/o Sharon Darrow
P.O. Box 214673
Sacramento, CA 95821
Web Site: http://www.norcalpa.org

Sharon Darrow, President
Email: sharon@sharonsdarrow.com


ONTARIO BOOK PUBLISHERS ORGANIZATION
20 Maud Street
Suite 401
Toronto, ON M5V2M5
Canada
Phone: 416-536-7584
Fax: 416-536-7692
Web Site: http://www.obpo.ca/
President: Jeff Miller
Email: Email: marganne@obpo.ca

Kirk Howard, President


PUBLISHERS & WRITERS OF SAN DIEGO (PWSD)
PO Box 235204
Encinitas, CA 92023
Phone: 760-753-2279
Web Site: http://www.PublishersWriters.org

Karla Olson, President
Email: karla@publisherswriters.org


PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION OF LOS ANGELES
11870 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Web Site: http://www.pa-la.org
Email: info@pa-la.org

Gary Young, President
Phone: 818-222-5554
Email: president@pa-la.org

Sharon Goldinger, Vice-President
Phone: 949-581-6190


PUBLISHERS NORTH
354 Hastings Rd
Waitsfield, VT 05673
Web Site: http://www.pubnorth.org

Email: info@pubnorth.org

Kitty Werner, Chair
Phone: 802-496-3271
Email: kitty@distinctionpress.com

Steve Carlson, Co-Chair
Phone: 802-482-2988
Email: steve@upperaccess.com


SMALL PUBLISHERS, ARTISTS & WRITERS NETWORK
1129 Maricopa Hwy, #142
Ojai, CA 93023
Web Site: http://www.spawn.org

Patricia Fry, President
Email: Patricia@spawn.org

Kathleen Sexton Kaiser, Executive Director
Email: Kate@spawn.org
805.607.6717


ST. LOUIS PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION
P.O. Box 410182
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Web Site: http://www.stlouispublishers.org
Email: info@stlouispublishers.org

Bob Baker, President
Email: president@stlouispublishers.com

Peggy Nehmen, Membership chair / IBPA Liasion
Email: membership@stlouispublishers.com


TEXAS ASSOCIATION OF AUTHORS
1712 E Riverside Drive, 124
Austin, TX 78741
Web Site: http://books.txauthors.com

B. Alan Bourgeois, Director/Founder/Author
Phone: 512-554-9560
Email: txauthors@live.com


UPPER PENINSULA PUBLISHERS AND AUTHORS ASSOCIATION (UPPAA)
c/o Tyler Tichelaar 1202 Pine St.
Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 906-226-1543
Web Site: http://www.uppaa.org
Email: president@uppaa.org

Tyler R. Tichelaar, President
Phone: 906-226-1543
Email: president@uppaa.org


WRITERS RESOURCE CENTER 
3117 Burbank
Fairfield, CA 94534
Website: http://www.writersresourcecenter.net/
Phone: 877-629-7369

Janie P. Bess, President
Email: janiepbess@yahoo.com

Vicki L. Ward, Vice President
Email: wardvl@yahoo.com


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