How to Join

How to Join

Membership for Full Boards and Individual Directors

NACD empowers more than 20,000 directors to elevate board performance. As the recognized authority on leading boardroom practices, NACD helps boards strengthen investor trust and public confidence by ensuring that today's directors are well prepared for tomorrow's challenges.

NACD offers two ways to become a member:

NACD Full-Board Membership

Designed to support your board members, general counsel, corporate secretary, and executive leaders as an effective team in setting strategy, managing risk, and overseeing governance. Full-Board Members can draw upon the full scope of NACD's resources.

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NACD Individual-Director Membership

Provides personal membership to NACD for individual directors serving on the board of directors of a public, private, or nonprofit organization. This membership provides selected NACD Membership benefits to individuals.

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*Must be an active board director to qualify