Welcome to Rocky Mountain APPA

Rocky Mountain APPA promotes the common interests of planning, maintenance and operation of facilities within the region’s educational institutions, supports and supplements the activities of APPA, and fosters a professional spirit among those engaged in this work.

The RMA includes the states of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming and the Canadian Provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories.


Registration is now open for RMA’s Annual Conference in Jackson, Wyoming

The 2017 RMA Annual Meeting and Conference, hosted this year by Brigham Young University – Idaho, will be held in Jackson, Wyoming September 18-20, 2017, and will be held at the Snow King Lodge and Event Center.

Rocky Mountain APPA (RMA) holds an annual meeting each year, combined with educational sessions and networking activities in a regionally customized professional development conference. The conference is a premier event for educational facilities professionals. It’s a networking and learning experience for facilities officers, directors, and management personnel at every level from Facilities Management which includes Operations and Maintenance; Campus Planning; Project Management, Construction and Architectural Services; all other institutional services.

The educational sessions explore the latest trends, challenges and solutions facing facilities organizations within colleges and universities; K-12 private academies and public school systems; libraries, museums, and other institutions of learning.


APPA Announces Candidates for Office 2017-2018

The APPA Board of Directors is pleased to present the selected slate of officers for the 2017-2018 elections:


Gerald J. (Jerry) Carlson, Butler University

Don Guckert, University of Iowa


Lowell Bromander, Hamline University

Anthony (Tony) Guerrero, University of Washington Bothell

Vice President for Professional Affairs: 

Daniel J. Bollman, Michigan State University

Tony Ichsan, Portland Community College

To read more, click here.

2017 COAPPA Annual Conference dates announced

Registration is now open for the 1st Annual COAPPA Conference.  This exciting event will take place April 12th and 13th at the Colorado School of Mines in beautiful Golden, CO.  The fee for the 2-day event is $75 and includes meals, welcome event and break-out sessions.

For more information, visit the RMA Professional Development calendar.

To register, click here.

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The RMA Annual Meeting

Get a glimpse of what’s to come at the next RMA conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.  Check out the video produced by the RMA 2017 Host Committee.