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All members

  • may choose to be listed in our directory,
  • receive the APG Quarterly and have access to the back issues,
  • have access to the back issues of the APG eNews,
  • may join one or more of our chapters and/or special interest groups,
  • may participate in our online discussion groups,
  • have access to our library of webinars about professional topics,
  • use brochures created by APG to gain clients,
  • have access to sample contracts, forms, and reports,
  • vote in our annual election,
  • receive a discount when attending our Professional Management Conference, and
  • receive discounts to various products and services provided by other organizations.


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$120.00 / Year
Annual Membership
Includes subscription to the APGQ, eligibility for chapter membership, directory listing, and voting rights. Requirement to agree to the APG Code of Ethics and Professional Practices and complete at least 12 hours of continuing education each year.

Young Professional

Under Age 30
$60.00 / Year
Annual Membership
For those under the age of 30 who agree to receive the APGQ in electronic format only. Includes all of the requirements and benefits of the Professional Membership.

Retired Professional

Over Age 74
$60.00 / Year
Annual Membership
Only members over the age of 74 who have been a member of APG for at least 20 years are eligible. Includes all of the requirements and benefits of the Professional Membership.