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.

Click Here to Join the USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter

Click Here to Renew Your Membership

Chapter Member Benefits:

Build Your Knowledge

Build Your Network

  • Listing in Chapter’s online Member Directory, with ability to use that directory to email fellow members and Chapter leaders
  • Access to members-only networking opportunities, like our New Member Welcome Events
  • Eligibility to be recognized through our Green Building Experts Program

Build Your Community

  • Green the places you love through our Green Schools Quest and community projects
  • Eligibility to serve with Chapter board of directors, standing committees, community projects, or speakers bureau
  • USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter Members are eligible for a 20% discount on Missouri Botanical Garden Membership. Active members can access instructions online here (log-in required).

To see who our existing members are, view the USGBC-Missouri Gateway’s searchable Member Directory.

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 – Emerging Professional

If you are a young professional or recent graduate, join at the Emerging Professionals (EP) Level. EPs enjoy full Chapter benefits.

$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 do NOT receive full Chapter membership benefits. They may attend monthly evening programs free of charge,and may serve on Chapter committees. They do not receive member discounts at in-depth educational seminars, CE blitzes, or Exam Prep Courses. 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.

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 four membership levels, each with a distinct price point and its own set of benefits:

Organizational – $450
Silver – $1,500
Gold – $5,000
Platinum – $20,000

Click here to view the full national membership level / benefits comparison.

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.

Click here to learn more about national USGBC membership and to join at the national level.

Your company can support our local Chapter by becoming a Chapter Sponsor.