Your choice of a career in the club management industry is a life-long commitment. To guarantee that your commitment is upheld, CMAA's resources and benefits ensure that club management professionals leave their mark on the industry for years to come.
To be eligible for membership, a person must be connected with the management of clubs. The application process begins at the local chapter level; please click here to access all chapter contact information. If you are unsure of what chapter your club falls in, please e-mail the National Headquarters and give the name and address of your club. You will then be sent the name and contact information for your local chapter.
The Association has a step membership
where the new/rejoining member dues rate is $500 ($250 if you join
between April 1 and August 31), the second year dues rate will be $650
and the third year will be the prevailing dues rate. This is a national
new member dues structure; as always, chapter dues rates and fees remain
at the discretion of each chapter.
- Individuals who join under this new provision receive a 47 percent
savings over the former new member dues rate and fees (33 percent for
those who are eligible for the third member from same club dues rate).
- This dues benefit is for new and rejoining members only; reinstating
members are NOT afforded these rates. Membership reinstatement occurs
when a dropped member pays his/her outstanding dues within the same dues
year. Once a full membership year has passed, former members must
- Professional and Alumnus classification members who are rejoining
under the step membership have voting rights in Association affairs.
To join, fill out the membership application, and send it, along with a check for national and chapter dues, to your chapter contact. Once elected into chapter membership, the individual simultaneously becomes a member of the National organization. Please note that chapter dues are separate and you must contact your chapter representative for the current dues structure.
CMAA offers you and your club the unique tools you need to succeed in today's ever-evolving industry. CMAA is fully-staffed with seasoned professionals all working with one goal in mind: to help you apply cutting-edge learning and better practices to your club environment. With CMAA as a guide, how will you make a lasting impression?
We look forward to welcoming you!
National Dues Structure - New and Rejoining Members
Chapter Contact List
Prospective Membership Brochure