Join AENC / Renew My AENC Membership

To learn more about joining AENC, contact Madi McDougald (919) 848-8255 or [email protected]

REMINDER: The AENC membership year runs from September 1 to August 31.

Dues notices for the upcoming membership year are distributed via email in July. If you have any questions please contact [email protected]



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

The value of AENC of membership

Membership categories and dues


PLEASE NOTE: The AENC membership year runs from September 1 to August 31.


Submit an application from the list below(download PDF or link to fillable form).

Association Management Member: 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.

Association Member Application PDF (for the first member from your Association to join AENC)


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


Retired Member: 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]