Membership is $300 annually and is active the day that you join. Membership will renew on your anniversary date. Membership includes the following benefits:

  • Member profile listed in online member directory

  • Reduced member registration fee at meetings and events

  • Evening meeting dinner invitation

  • Board candidate coaching and referral program

  • BoardProspects Premier Member 30% Discount CLICK HERE.

  • Complimentary subscriptions to "Directors & Boards" magazine, a 40-year old journal of corporate governance, and "Private Company Director", a relatively new magazine serving private company owners, shareholders and directors. This is a $325 value!

As the Private Directors Association® evolves, Chapter Affiliates are being formed in cities around the United States. Each new Chapter Affiliate will recognize the initial members as Founders.

Founding Memberships are now being offered in the following cities: Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Cleveland, Dallas, Detroit, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Nashville, New York, Greater Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Tampa.

As a Founder you are entitled to the following benefits, which are in addition to the benefits listed above:

  • The ability to prepay for the entire year (rate to be determined), which includes Membership and attendance at all regular, monthly meetings. This is only available to Chicago Founders at this time .

  • Two guest passes without charge to any meeting.  Any guest will be allowed a maximum of two meetings as a guest.

If you are interested in becoming a member, please select your primary Chapter Affiliate of choice below. Once selected, you will be asked to log-in to your profile. If you do not have a profile, please complete and submit all of the necessary questions listed in the New Visitor Registration Form. If you do have a profile, please log-in and proceed with your member dues payment.








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New York

San Francisco



If you do not want to select a primary Chapter Affiliate, you can opt to purchase an At Large membership.