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AAPL Alliance Program

The American Association of Professional Landmen serves 12,000 members and the industry at large by providing legislative advocacy, career advancement and educational opportunities as well as professional support through publications, seminars and industry events. The support of our Alliance Partners helps AAPL spread awareness of the land profession; advocate for the entire energy industry; recruit young professionals; and create evolving, effective programs and services that aid energy professionals and help shape the future.

Benefits like our education and certification program, the Landman magazine, Mentorship Program, Career Center, AAPLConnect forum, Membership Directory, networking events and Compensation Survey are just some of the offerings professionals use to get ahead in the industry.

Special Thanks to Our 2024 Alliance Partners

Make An Impact On The Industry

AAPL supports the following key initatives

Energy Advocacy

AAPL is committed to promoting the land profession and the energy industry through public education outreach, student initiative programs and community service projects. AAPL communicates informative and positive industry messages across all communication mediums and social media platforms.

Professional Development

AAPL serves members by connecting them through peer-to-peer networking events, providing educational opportunities and supporting their professional growth through all phases of their careers.

Legislative & Regulatory Initiatives

AAPL’s legislative advocacy plays a vital role in safeguarding the interests of land professionals. By protecting industry interests, influencing policy development, providing guidance and fostering professional development, AAPL ensures that its members are well-positioned to navigate legislative challenges and thrive in the evolving energy industry landscape.

Informational Tools

AAPL provides a plethora of informational tools to members and companies. Our magazine, directory, website, education bookstore, electronic newsletters and briefs, legislative alerts and social media presence keeps our members in the know and well equipped to be knowledgeable experts in the field and leaders in the industry.

Innovation, Industry Recruitment & Retention

AAPL continues to strive to meet the needs of the energy industry with new education on traditional and emerging energies and technologies as well as other valuable business tools to enhance the career skills of the landman. As we look to the future, it is our responsibility to not only promote the need for energy professionals and highlight the importance that energy plays in our everyday lives, but also to provide a community where all individuals can collaborate and network.

Branding Opportunities

As an annual Alliance Partner, companies receive premier recognition at all AAPL educational events, within publications, promotion on the AAPL website and within various marketing and social media campaigns.


Premier Recognition at Annual Meeting

AAPL hosts its professional development and land conference, providing education tracks, networking functions and social events at a different venue around the country at our Annual Meeting every June.

Premier Recognition at all AAPL Energy Institutes

AAPL’s six Energy Institutes offer a premium education event with a networking component. Held regionally around the country, these events are hosted by AAPL and have leadership coordination with corresponding AAPL local associations.

Premier Advertising Package in Landman Magazine

The Landman is the premier magazine of the energy land management profession. Our flagship publication tracks operational procedures, legislative activity, environmental developments and up-to-date oil and gas interests with technical articles from a wide variety of industry experts.

Alliance Program Interest & Questions

Jennifer Taylor, Business Development Manager