VSAE's membership is based on a calendar year running from January 1 to December 31. Click here to see some of the many benefits you can enjoy by becoming a VSAE member. To join VSAE, determine your membership type below based on your professional role in an association or as a supplier who wishes to do business with associations. Then click the green JOIN VSAE button at the bottom of the page. 

If you have questions regarding membership dues payment, please call Tami Guthrie at (804) 249-2232 or write her at [email protected].

Membership Types
Membership valid through Dec. 31, 2020.


$345 for first and second memberships, $175 for third or more

Association staff who devote 50 percent or more of their working time to voluntary, trade, professional, educational, philanthropic, technical or similar types of organizations which have either members, donors, or both. Membership is individual and non-transferable. 

Executive Non-Resident


A discounted membership available for executives who live more than 50 miles from Richmond. Membership is individual and non-transferable.


$550 for first and second memberships, $290 for third or more

Those in industries who supply goods or services used directly in the management and activities of the members of the Society. 

Semi-Retired (contact the VSAE office to join)


Members who have maintained 10 consecutive years of Executive membership, retired from full-time association work and are working an average of 20 hours per week or less.