On February 10, 2015, the Joint Council of Extension Professionals (JCEP) board of directors voted to admit the National Association of Extension Program and Staff Development Professionals (NAEPSDP) as a full member. JCEP is a partnership of professional Extension organizations that focuses on strengthening the efforts of the member organizations and doing what each cannot do effectively alone: building leadership and collaboration, providing professional development and scholarship activities, and advocating for excellence in the Extension profession.
NAEPSDP joins six other member organizations in JCEP, as well as representatives from the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU), the Extension Committee on Organization and Policy (ECOP), and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Other member organizations include:
For more information about conference dates for all member organizations go to: