July 2020

Calling all Program Administrators

Dean Thompson CPL Challenge

As a virtual learning platform, Target University is always open. Take this time to stay sharp and earn the Certified Programs Leader (CPL) Designation.

Program administrator members who complete all the requirements for the CPL Designation prior to the 20th Annual Summit will receive $500 from Greg Thompson, Target University Dean. 

Learn more about the CPL Challenge and enroll in Target University.

Print & Digital Marketing Opportunity

Rough Notes is once again dedicating a special section within their September issue exclusively to Target Markets members. Your participation in the 2020 Target Markets Supplement includes:

  • Two full pages – a professionally written feature article and full page 4 color ad or a two-page ad spread
  • National exposure to the industry in both the print and digital versions of the industry’s largest and most read magazine, Rough Notes, print and online – all for $5,000

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve your space today. 


A Dedicated LinkedIn Forum for
Administrator Members

We have launched a LinkedIn group for program administrator members only. This portal was created for PAs looking to connect and communicate strictly within their peer group to compare strategies on navigating in changing business environments. 

COVID-19 Resources

The TMPAA's COVID-19 resource page is designed to compile important business information from various experts in the insurance industry. Click here to view.


Service Provider Education Collection

The TMPAA Service Provider Education Collection is a new page designed to take advantage of the business intelligence that exists in our elite group of companies providing solutions to the program business industry. 

Click here to review the educational material from service provider members on the website.

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View all TMPAA Service Provider members and connect for a discussion about your business.

20th Annual TMPAA Summit

October 19-21 | Scottsdale, AZ

Join us for the 20th Annual TMPAA Summit providing access to more than 60 program carriers including London Markets, premier service providers, reinsurance support, program development and distribution resources, educational opportunities, and networking with other program professionals.

COVID-19 Note

While the ultimate decision will be made based on recommendations from the CDC, governmental guidelines, and registration interest from members, the Association is currently planning to hold our 20th Annual Summit. You can expect updates over the next month as we monitor conditions and make decisions in the best interests of members.  We strongly encourage you to register if you plan to attend, as estimating participation is very important for us. Please note, you will not be financially committed should we cancel the event and reimbursement will be provided in a timely manner.  

TMPAA Charities Networking Golf Tournament

October 18 | 1:00 PM

Unlike other golf events, pairings in this tournament are made to maximize the networking opportunities between carriers, program administrators and service providers. The tournament is designed for golfers of all skill (or lack thereof) levels. Participants must also be registered to attend the Summit. Plan to arrive early and meet your next program partner! 

Click here to access the Networking Golf Registration. Full refunds will be provided if, for any reason, the tournament is cancelled.

Proceeds are the primary funding source for TMPAA Charities.

Main Tournament Sponsor:

TMPAA Charities remains committed to continue funding our seven Risk and Insurance Scholarships at three different institutions and supporting the Packages from Home organizations we have worked with to provide care packages to active duty military. If you would like to make a donation, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your pledge today. 



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Summit Survey

Given the uncertainty regarding the ability to conduct safe meetings in the age of COVID-19, we are requesting your feedback about our current plans for the upcoming Summit. Answers to the questions in the links below will help us make the best, and most informed, decision regarding this meeting. 

Thank you if you have already participated.

Please respond by July 8.

Watch the Latest Webinar

Merger & acquisition activity in the program space by program aggregators, brokers, and carriers were at an all-time high prior to the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting economic slowdown. This activity provided a wide range of opportunities for program administrators looking to expand their capabilities as part of a larger organization, or develop a perpetuation plan for their agency.  
Our panel of experts examines the M&A impacts of current economic conditions for program administrators and what they can expect in the near and far term.  


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