Join AENC / Renew My AENC Membership

Invest in your future by joining the foremost North Carolina association offering knowledge, information, best practices and innovation in association management.

Value of AENC Membership Membership Categories and Dues

To learn more about joining AENC, contact Madi McDougald (919) 848-8255 or
 [email protected]
Dues notices for the upcoming membership year are distributed via email in July. 
PLEASE NOTE: The AENC membership year runs from September 1 to August 31.

Membership Applications

To join, please submit an application from the list of member options below. If you are unsure which fits your organization best, please reach out to AENC staff. Fill out the form and submit as is or click "action menu," "download blank copy" for a .pdf version. 

Association Management Member Application: Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) and staff personnel who devote 50% or more of their working time to general association management duties in a trade, technical, educational, philanthropic, or business association, or in individual membership societies with a common professional or business interest.

Additional Association Member Application: For subsequent members from your association.

Affiliate Member Application: Any individual who has a special interest in associations, association management, or in providing goods or services to associations, but who does not otherwise qualify for Association Management Membership. 

CVB Member Application: Any individual who is employed by a Convention & Visitors Bureau. 

Retired Member Application: Any individual who previously held an AENC membership and is retired from full-time work.

Questions: Please call Madi McDougald at 919-848-8255 or email [email protected].