Meeting/Event Information


February 15, 2018

Understanding and Impacting Payroll Legislation
February 15, 2018
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
DoubleTree by Hilton
6161 West Centinela Ave
Culver City, CA 90230
Join us for an overview of the tax reform and learn all about the payroll legislation process.

$35.00 Member Registration

$50.00 Non-Member Registration

Understanding and Impacting Payroll  Legislation

Types of legislative proposals

Legislative process

Tracking legislation

State process variations

Regulations – quasi legislation

Involvement options

Overview of Tax Reform

Our Speaker

Sondra Dougherty, CPP – Employer Compliance Services, Owner


With over 35 years of Payroll and Human Resources management experience, Sondra Dougherty is the owner of Employer Compliance Services and consults in the areas of payroll, accounting, and human resources training for both the private and public sectors.  Prior to her consultant career, Sondra served as the Director of Support Services at the Orange County Department of Education.  In this role, she directed a payroll service department that processed and reported payroll for over 100,000 employees. 

Ms. Dougherty is a published writer and contributing editor to several nationally known publications.  Her speaking experience includes numerous presentations and workshops in the areas of Payroll, Accounting, Human Resources, and Management Training.  She has taught Payroll Administration courses at various California Colleges. 

Sondra is a longtime active member of the American Payroll Association, currently serving as President of the association.

In 2003, Sondra was the recipient of the APA’s Meritorious Service Award and Special Recognition award in 2004.  She was honored in 2007 as Payroll Woman of the Year.

Future Meetings

September 15, 2018

2018 Fall Bootcamp

September 15, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Smart & Final
600 Citadel Drive
Commerce, CA 90040

This one day review and practice calculation class is for those who have studied and are prepared to take the spring 2018 FPC/CPP Exam.