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Membership

By becoming either a Principal or Associate Member of NTAA, you and/or your Tribe will add your support for NTAA’s mission to advance air quality management policies and programs, consistent with the needs, interests, and unique legal status of American Indian Tribes and Alaska Natives. NTAA is the largest national Tribal membership organization focused on air quality and climate change. Add your support behind NTAA! Below is information on how to join.

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Andy Bessler
NTAA Project Director
Andy.Bessler@nau.edu

TYPES OF MEMBERSHIPS:

Principal Membership

Principal Memberships are open to federally recognized Tribes upon submitting an application and a letter, resolution, or other formal indication of their intent to join, originating from their respective Tribal governing body and addressed to the NTAA Executive Committee. Principal Member Tribes have full membership privileges, including voting rights.

Associate Membership

Associate Memberships are open for anyone who agrees to share similar goals and objectives with NTAA including:

  • American Indian organizations, Tribal consortia including their individual representatives, and agencies 
  • State-recognized Tribes 
  • Individuals and Organizations that may include Tribal, environmental, or other professionals. 

As an Associate or Principal Member, one must abide by NTAA’s mission and agree to share similar goals and objectives with NTAA upon approval by the Executive Committee while upholding Tribal sovereignty and Tribal air quality programs. Associate Members are provided with full membership privileges with no voting rights.

Any individuals and organizations who wish to join NTAA can fill out the appropriate application below.  Principal Member applications must also include a letter signed by a member of the Tribe’s governing body.

BECOME A PRINCIPAL MEMBER TRIBE

Please submit your principal membership application and letter on tribal letterhead to the NTAA in PDF format.
Email your application to: Andy.Bessler@nau.edu

BECOME A PRINCIPAL MEMBER TRIBE (PDF)
  • PDF Form to fill out online then download: Click HERE for a fillable version of the NTAA Membership form to fill out online. Please Note: Be sure to save this document as it cannot be submitted online through this website.
  • Template Letter word document to download: Click HERE for a template letter to submit to NTAA on Tribal letterhead to confirm NTAA Principal Membership interest.

BECOME AN ASSOCIATE MEMBER

Please submit your associate membership application to the NTAA in PDF format.
Email your application to: Andy.Bessler@nau.edu

BECOME AN ASSOCIATE MEMBER (PDF)
  • PDF Form to fill out online then download: Click HERE for a fillable version of the NTAA Membership form to fill out online. Please Note: Be sure to save this document as it cannot be submitted online through this website.

BECOME A MEMBER

Please submit your application and letter on tribal letterhead to the NTAA in PDF format.
Email your application to: Andy.Bessler@nau.edu

BECOME A MEMBER (PDF)
  • PDF Form to download: Click HERE for the NTAA Membership Form.
  • PDF Form to fill out online then download: Click HERE for a fillable version of the NTAA Membership form to fill it out online. Please Note: Be sure to save this document as it cannot be submitted online through this website.
  • Template Letter Word Document to download: Click HERE for template letter to submit to NTAA on Tribal letterhead to confirm NTAA membership form.

JOIN A WORK GROUP

If you are interested in joing an NTAA work group, please email: Andy.Bessler@nau.edu

STAY IN TOUCH

Andy Bessler
NTAA Project Director
Andy.Bessler@nau.edu

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