Welcome To CenTex ASPA

TX State Austin

Welcome to the CENTEX Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA). Our ASPA Chapter promotes good public policy, practices, and procedures through a network of professional and academic communities of practice which includes practitioners, faculty, and students of public administration and management.

What’s New?

CENTEX ASPA Public Service Recognition Week Awards Banquet

CENTEX ASPA will conduct an in-person Awards Luncheon in honor of Public Service Recognition Week on Saturday May 20th at Palmer’s Restaurant in San Marcos, Texas. Awards will be presented to practitioners, alumni, and students of Texas State University’s Master of Public Administration (MPA Program), Texas A&M University’s George Bush School of Government and Public Service and the LBJ School of Public Affairs.

Click here for additional information and to register for the CENTEX ASPA Public Service Recognition Week Awards Luncheon

More Information About All Events

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More Information About All Events

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Central Texas American Society for Public Administration

About CenTex ASPA

About CenTex ASPA Local Chapter

CenTex ASPA is the local area chapter of the national association. CenTex ASPA represents 42 counties, which make up the central Texas region, and include Waco, Austin, San Antonio, and College Station.

Board Members

Officers & Governing Board

CenTex ASPA elects officers and Council members who represent the broad geographic region the Chapter serves, and the spectrum of public and nonprofit sector-related activities undertaken in the region.

Register for Free ASPA Membership

Texas CPM & MPA Students

Information on how to receive a 1-Year free membership for participants in the Texas CPM Program and MPA students at Texas State University, UT’s LBJ School, and Texas A&M’ Bush School.


Resources & Related Organizations

Includes websites and information about related organizations that provide relevant content and contacts for public and not-for-profit managers, supervisors, and employees.

Get Involved

​Local Chapters provide public administrators the opportunity to meet people from their neighborhood, city or county. Frequent lectures, luncheons, and conferences keep members up to date on what’s going on in the local public administration community. Membership in a local chapter is included in your ASPA membership.