Who may join?
Professional Members — Administrative personnel of architecture, engineering and design firms.
Associate Members — Individuals from firms and businesses that support or serve the design industry such as vendors, consultants, insurance brokers, attorneys, software providers, etc.
What benefits does membership in the New York Chapter provide?
At no additional cost members receive the following benefits with their dues: Monthly Programs — covering all aspects of firm administration. Monthly Lunch-Time Roundtables and tours of member firms. Networking within the NY Chapter membership. Certification Program – earn continuing education units towards becoming a Certified Design Administrator. Leadership Training. Job Bank. Subscription to SkyLines, the quarterly news journal of the NY Chapter. Special Events — such as the Annual Principals Breakfast and Member Party.
What benefits does membership in the National Organization provide?
Certification program. Continuing Education Units through attendance of seminars and workshops provided at regional and national conferences. Design Firm Administration Manual. Members Only access to the national website www.sdadmin.org. White Papers, Professional Emphasis Groups, Networking within the national membership, and a message board Forum.
How do I get a Membership Application?
The application is available on our website: click the About SDA tab and then Join SDA. You may also contact Membership Chair: Ralph de Faria, Cooper, Robertson & Partners, 311 West 43 Street, New York, NY 10036, 212 247-1717, firstname.lastname@example.org