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Finance and Governance Committee

Chairperson:  Marc Allen (Herb Pharm)
Staff Contact: Stan Cowan

Committee Purpose:

  • To optimize the herb industry's membership in AHPA and to assure that AHPA's membership is representative of the industry.
  • To provide financial oversight for the Association.
  • To provide for the effective governance of the Association, specifically regarding function of the Board of Trustees, function of Committees; and the annual election process.

Restriction on Membership: The Secretary and the Treasurer of the Board of Trustees shall be members of this committee.

AHPA Members, if you would like to join this committee or need archived meeting minutes, please email the staff contact.


Committee Meeting Minutes and News

AHPA meetings and events at Natural Products Expo West

AHPA Annual Member meeting, reception, awards, committee meetings and more!

March 5-8, 2018 -- Anaheim Convention Center, California

March 9, 2018 Meeting Minutes

Meeting of the Finance and Governance Committee

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AHPA Board of Trustees Mid-Year Meeting in Washington, DC

Come for the Day on the Hill, stay for the Board meeting


March 10, 2017 Meeting Minutes

Meeting of the Finance & Governance Committee

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Wilson Lau to chair AHPA Board of Trustees

Lau replaces Graham Rigby

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) Executive Committee has appointed Wilson Lau as chair of the AHPA Board of Trustees until March 2017.

December 15, 2015 Meeting Minutes

Finance and Governance Committee meeting minutes

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2018 Annual Fund Sponsors


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