NAPO-SFBA Chapter Meetings 
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NAPO-SFBA Chapter Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month. NAPO-SFBA holds 12 chapter meetings a year, 8 in person and 4 via teleconference. See our events page for meeting locations and schedule. 

General Agenda for Monthly Chapter Meetings: 

No-Host Networking Dinner at Grill & Vine 5 - 6pm
Registration 6 - 6:30pm
Program 6:30 - 8:30pm

For meetings conducted at the Westin Hotel (March, May, October, December), all members and guests are invited and encouraged to join us for a no-host dinner at 5 pm at the hotel restaurant, Vine & Grill, before each in-person chapter meeting. 

Please join your colleagues to explore new tools and approaches that can help you develop and enhance your organizing practice!

Attendance is free for all NAPO-SFBA members (you do not need to register). 



Bring your families and join your fellow chapter members as we connect, have some fun, and thank this year’s volunteers for all the wonderful ways they’ve made our chapter great!

  • This is a potluck style picnic.
  • The county park entrance fee is $10 per car. Carpooling is suggested and more fun!
  • We have to clean up the site before we leave - please chip in to help
  • Bring food to share. We have 2 BBQs at our reserved site. If anyone wants to grill their offering, that’s an option! (Bring your own charcoal)
  • Bring your own reusable plates, cups, flatware, napkins. We’re striving to make this a near-zero waste event.
  • Bring games, lawn chairs, or a blanket
  • The Chapter will provide iced tea, lemonade, and cake.
  • DO NOT BRING PETS! Pets are banned from the park, even in your car
  • Be sure to arrive on time so you can participate in a fun scavenger hunt.





June 12, 2019: Insuring and Documenting Your Possessions: Best Practices for Homeowners and Earthquake Policies and Creating Home Inventories. Speakers: Bruce Roberts, Independent Insurance Agent with Freeman Insurance and Lisa Parker, Consultant, Jules of HomeIQ

May 8, 2019: Business Partner Showcase

April 10, 2019: Lessons Learned from NAPO National Conference, hosted by Audrey Billet

March 13, 2019 - Know Your Numbers presented by: Connie Johnson, CPO® Routine Matters

February 13th, 2019 - Updates to CA Law. Employees vs Independent Contractors 

January 9th, 2019  - Telemeeting (recording is available) 
Top Choices to Extraordinary Productivity - Steven Kirch, PhD, Productivity Coach 

December 12, 2018 - Chapter Meeting and Year End Celebration/Naughty & Nice Speed Networking and Holiday Cookie Taste-Off

November 14, 2018 - - Telemeeting (recording is available) 
TOPIC: "How Resolving Grief Can Help People Release Clutter and Get On With Their Lives” - SPEAKER: Tina Kopko, LMFT, Grief Recovery Specialist (Berkeley)

October 10, 2018 - Data Management & The Professional Organizer
Contact Capture and CRM with Patricia Dwyer, Digital Chaos Control – comparing Insightly, Evernote and Contactually.
Scan documents with OCR with Jesse Sondheimer, Teaching and Taming Technology – featured solution is Adobe Acrobat.
Backup Options with David Casuto, SF Tech Training – Backup solutions include Google drive, Time Machine, One Drive and Carbonite.

September 12, 2018 - POP-up Event - Overcoming Fear of Difficult Conversations and Public Speaking with Lee Glickstein
Chapter Meeting - How to turn your clients into Raving Fans with Sue Brooke

August 8, 2018 - - Telemeeting (recording is available) 
Loulena Miles and Richard Fivis: "10 Things a Professional Organizer needs to know about estate planning and fiduciary services."

July 21, 2018 - SPARK SF Picnic

June 13, 2018 PopUp! Event - Unpacking Partnerships, Chapter Meeting - Wine Organizing

May 9, 2018 - Business Partner Showcase, Volunteer Appreciation and Meet the New Board
April 11, 2018 - Peter Walsh in Conversation with Nancy Castelli

March 14, 2018 -Kick off Spring with Bay Home & Window and Remoov
February 7, 2018 - "Managing Resistance - Getting Our Clients to Yes" Dana Arkinzadeh, CPO  of DMA Organizing and Tammy Jo Borosky, C-SMM of Clear Organizing
January 10, 2018 - Bridging the Gap with Virtual Organizing


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