A high school, undergraduate, and graduate students 


A professional


An entrepreneur



Reasons to become a KPA member


Take charge of YOUR professional development


Through participation in KPA, you can have considerable influence on the development and direction of your profession.


Network with other members


Gain contacts the local, state, national, and even international level. These contacts can be invaluable when searching for a new position or to help you grow in your current practice. Membership also means exclusive access to jobs that are posted for members only. 


Continue to learn


Continuous learning is the key to success. Stay up to date with changes in your field and enhance your skills and knowledge. You will have access to conferences and workshops, newsletters, and other educational resources.


Enhance your resume


Listing your KPA membership is an excellent addition to your resume. It shows that you are choosing to make an investment of money and time to advance your career. 



Access discounts for members only


We are partnering with Cape Verdean owned business to create exclusive discounts and deals available for our members.  These discounts alone will be worth more than the cost of membership.


Plus exclusive access to


  • Members-only professional development, college prep, and entrepreneurship workshops

  • Four annual KPA events at no extra cost

  • Mentorship programs

  • Early registration and discounted price for all additional KPA events

  • Bi-monthly newsletter (job postings, what’s going on in the area, organization’s news, upcoming events, members spotlight)



Membership Options:


Professional Membership - $150

5 years + of professional experience


Emerging Professional Membership - $100

Anyone in the first five years of her career


Student Membership - $60

Any high school, college, or university students – including

undergraduate, graduate, and associate degree students


*Premium Professional Membership - $250

Similar to the professional member eligibility, premium members also have VIP express registration at all KPA events,  a special invitation to the President's reception at our annual convention, acknowledgment in the convention program book and on our website, and a special gift.

Our membership packages will be launching soon!


Please click below and follow the link to fill out our form for more information.