Your membership has its benefits. "Associate" members present at conferences, vote in board elections, have a voice in the direction of the Association and network with other excellent outdoor leaders. Your membership helps support the work of the National Office and the Board of Directors as we continue to provide credentials for individuals and programs in certification and accreditation. Beyond supporting your professional organization and our work to support your excellent work, members receive the following benefits:

  • Quarterly member updates from the National Office
  • Annual voting privileges
  • Access to the WEA Year-in-Review Member Packet
  • Access to Conference Proceedings
  • WEA Kitty Drury and Pete Peterson Scholarship Opportunities
  • Access to WEA ExpertVoiceTeam
  • Ability to post on WEA Events Calendar
  • Access to WEA Vendor-specific discounts/pro-deals
  • Subscription discount (50% off) to the online version of the Journal of Outdoor Recreation, Education, and Leadership (JOREL).  ($25 for WEA members)*