Professional speakers with five-plus years
of professional speaking experience are
more likely to join NSA. Here’s how our
members’ experience breaks down:
NSA’s membership is diverse in
its career goals, experience, and
The 2016 Membership Needs Assessment
Survey was o;ered via email to 3,494
members. The 589 members who chose to
participate in the survey represent a nearly
17 percent response rate.
after 10+ years as
an NSA member
2 years or less
Average age of
Members have been
for 11 or more years
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The Global Speakers Federation (GSF)
is made up of associations. NSA is one of
15 speaker association members from 20
countries. The Global Speakers Federation
champions, supports, and provides resources
to help develop and grow associations of
professional speakers worldwide.
The Global Speaking Fellow is a
prestigious global designation awarded by
GSF and has been earned by 31 speakers, nine
of whom are NSA members: Lindsay Adams,
David Avrin, Janelle Barlow, Scott Friedman,
W Mitchell, Joachim de Posada, Dan Poynter,
Naomi Rhode, and Nadine Vogel.
Learn more at globalspeakersfederation.
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