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Welcome To The Greater Philadelphia Locksmiths Association

Thank you to everyone who attended our 2022 Convention and made it a great success! 

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Congratulations to our 2022 Award recipients:
Philadelphia Award – Tom Foxwell
Herman C. Henssler, Jr. Memorial Award – Edward Fitzgerald
Gerald J. Connelly, Jr. Industry Award – Phil Agius
Lee Rognon Award – Richard Reichert

Distinguished Distributor Award – UHS Hardware

The association provides support for its members through continuing industry education classes and an annual conference. We also offer The Connelly-Singer Scholarship Fund for deserving locksmiths.

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Thanks to our sponsors for helping the Greater Philadelphia Locksmith Association make its Mission a reality as well as sponsoring our trade show events.

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The Next GPLA Membership Meeting is Monday, November 20th, 2023.

The Connelly-Singer Scholarship of GPLA

The GPLA will award four scholarships for up to two days of classes each at our 2022 annual convention. We encourage all interested locksmiths to apply for the Scholarship using the appropriate application (GPLA member or non-member applications) linked below.

Our Newly Elected Officers and Directors

2022-2023 Officers and Board Members
From L to R. Tony Wiersielis, the North East ALOA Director who performed the installation. Ron Marcinkowski, Director. Edw. Fitzgerald, President. Nelson Dayton Vice President. Dana Barnum Corr. Secretary. Maurice Onraet, Recording Secretary. Barry Wilensky, Sergeant of Arms. Sven Hellwig, Director. Paul Kline, Director. Cliff Shafer, Director. Marty Arnold, Treasurer. Jim Handschuh, Director. John Williams, Director.
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