Benefits of Membership

Joining your local NSA chapter is one of the best investments you can make in your speaking career! As a member of NSA/Northern California, you’ll have access to benefits including:

  • Digital library. Learn from nationally-known keynote speakers and local experts. Develop your savvy in marketing, branding, technology, humor, storytelling, product development, thought leadership, and platform skills—the tools and knowledge you need to meet the requirements of audiences and buyers.
  • Special members-only events. Network with other experienced speakers. Exchange knowledge and resources with people who “get” you—who truly understand the challenges and joys of professional speaking. Share inspiration and brainstorming as you continue to advance in your speaking career.
  • Visibility. Your listing in the chapter’s online directory makes it easy for meeting planners to find you—not just nationally, but as a local resource.
  • Promotion opportunities. Publicize your programs and products through our members-only literature table at chapter meetings.
  • Coaching. Members are eligible for coveted “hot seat” coaching from visiting experts during our Deep Dive sessions at chapter meetings.
  • Reduced fees for chapter events. Attend our dynamic programs at members-only pricing.
  • Leadership development. Our Board of Directors keeps the chapter vibrant and successful—having fun and deepening relationships as they contribute to our members’ success. Members are eligible to run for Board positions.