Membership: Help Us Create a Greener Future
The USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter and its members are passionate about green buildings and sustainable design. We are architects and engineers, landscape architects, urban planners, interior designers, facilities managers, government officials, non-profits, manufacturer’s reps, and more. Through chapter programs and active committees, USGBC-Missouri Gateway members are committed to changing the built environment – inside and out – through public advocacy, education, research, and engagement with decision makers around the region in both Missouri and Illinois.
Chapter Membership Levels & Fees:
$150 – Contributor
Provide additional support for USGBC-Missouri Gateway by joining at the Contributor level! Contributors receive full Chapter membership benefits and are recognized in the USGBC-Missouri Gateway e-news when they join. Contributors have the option to join as an auto-renewing member for the same fee of $150.
$100 – Full Member
For individuals who are not currently employed by national USGBC member companies/organizations. Full Members receive full Chapter membership benefits.
$95 – Full Member Auto Renewal
Full Members who elect to have their membership automatically renewed. If you are currently a Chapter member and would like to set up automatic renewal, contact us for assistance.
$70 – National Member Employee
For individuals who are full-time employees of national USGBC member companies/organizations (Not sure if your employer is a national USGBC member? Click here to search the national member directory.) National Member Employees receive full Chapter membership benefits.
$65 – National Member Employee Auto Renewal
National Member Employees who elect to have their membership automatically renewed. If you are currently a Chapter member and would like to set up automatic renewal, contact us for assistance.
$35 – Supporter
If you would like to support the USGBC-Missouri Gateway mission but do not work in the building industry, consider joining as a Supporter! Supporters receive 2 monthly evening program passes to use during the year and the opportunity to serve on Chapter committees, but do NOT receive full Chapter membership benefits such as member discounts or free attendance to all monthly evening programs. Supporters have the option to join as an auto-renewing member for the same fee of $35.
$25 – Student
For full-time students attending an accredited university or college. Student Members receive full Chapter membership benefits.
Chapter membership is for individuals. National USGBC membership is for companies and organizations.
Chapter Member Benefits:
- Free monthly Chapter programs featuring national and regional green building experts
- Access to seminars demonstrating and analyzing emerging green technologies
- Free and reduced fees for educational sessions
- Listing in Chapter’s online Member Directory
- Subscription to USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter Monthly E-News
- Advance notice of upcoming LEED workshops
- Discounts on publications
- Missouri and Illinois CEU credits for industry professionals
- Networking opportunities
- Eligible to serve on Chapter board of directors, committees or speakers bureau
To see who our existing members are, view the USGBC-Missouri Gateway searchable Member Directory.
USGBC Chapter or National Membership?
Local Chapter membership is for individuals. By joining USGBC-Missouri Gateway you can take advantage of local chapter activities and get involved in greening homes, schools and businesses across the region.
National USGBC membership is for companies and organizations. As a full-time employee of a national USGBC member company or organization, you may enjoy all the corporate benefits, including valuable discounts on USGBC and LEED® programs and publications.
National Membership Levels & Fees:
USGBC has recently introduced a new membership structure to effectively meet its members’ changing needs. In making this change, USGBC’s goal is to help you interact with us in a manner that best accommodates your priorities, needs and budget.
The new structure features four dues packages, each with a distinct price point and its own set of benefits:
Organizational – $300
Silver – $1,500
Gold – $5,000
Platinum – $20,000
Benefits of national USGBC membership include:
Involvement – Through committee involvement, LEED balloting, networking and a variety of other opportunities, USGBC members are shaping the conversation and advancing the green building movement.
Access – Members receive exclusive access to resources, education and programs.
Discounts - Members enjoy significant savings on publications, courses, LEED exams and certification, Greenbuild and other event registration and more.
Your company can support our local Chapter by becoming a Chapter Sponsor.