Professional Member Benefits

Become a Professional Member of NSA Pittsburgh

The National Speakers Association, founded in 1973, is a community of more than 3,000 professional speakers, trainers, coaches, and consultants who use the spoken word to impact an audience. NSA is the world’s premiere association for professional speakers providing the comprehensive resources, mentoring, and professional connections speakers need to become more effective in all aspects of their trade.

To be a Professional Member of the Pittsburgh chapter of NSA, you must first be a member-in-good-standing of the National Speakers Association. Professional membership in NSA is achieved by meeting a set of speaking and business-related benchmarks. Click here for more information on qualifying for NSA membership.

Professional Members of NSA enjoy these benefits:

  • Member discounts to all NSA national events
  • Access to social media networks, including members-only groups.
  • Subscription to Speaker magazine and Voices of Experience® audio magazine (VOE) – 10 issues/year (hard copy); also access to Speaker magazine blog ($74 value)
  • Ability to update your contact info, renew your membership, register for events, and see your payment history through the members only portal
  • An account on the eSpeakers platform, a powerful online tool that connects you to speakers bureaus all over the country
  • Use of the membership logo and designation, a mark of quality recognized by meeting planners, events, and organizations across the globe

Once you’ve achieved Professional Membership at the national level, you can join the NSA Pittsburgh chapter as a Professional Member. For just $300 a year, our chapter members enjoy:

  • A seat at all NSA Pittsburgh monthly programs, featuring renowned guest speakers covering a variety of platform and business development topics crucial to success as a speaker. To view our current program schedule (including speakers and topics), click here.
  • Participation in a members-only roundtable Q&A with our monthly guest speaker following each monthly program
  • Access to the members-only pre-program dinners with our monthly guest speaker the night before each monthly program
  • Featured on the directory of speakers on the NSA Pittsburgh website
  • Access to leadership and service opportunities within the local organization, including voting privileges and the ability to sit on the local chapter board
  • Access to the NSA Pittsburgh resource vault, which includes chapter-purchased conference recordings and materials
  • Tuition discount for the NSA Pittsburgh Speaker’s Academy, which takes place every other year

Use the button below to join NSA Pittsburgh as a Professional Member [ADD TO CART button below]

For more information on National membership:
National Speakers Association Professional Membership

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The National Speaker's Association of Pittsburgh (NSAP) is an association of professional speakers who embrace a code of ethics focused on maintaining public confidence in the speaking profession. NSAP is your guide to regional experts who speak with impact and are eager to be a partner in your organization’s success.


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