NAI Communities

(Also known as Organizational Units)

NAI's Organizational Units include geographical regions and special-interest sections, among other groups. These organizations provide location- or content-specific benefits, including newsletters, professional development, and networking opportunities. Membership in Organizational Units is included in the cost of your NAI membership. Add them to your NAI experience in the My Account link at the top of this page (login required).


Regions


Northeast Region (1)

Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Rhode Island, Vermont, Quebec

Chesapeake Region (2)

Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Sunny Southeast (3)

Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virgin Islands

Great Lakes Region (4)

Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Ontario

Heartland Region (5)

Illinois, Iowa, Manitoba, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Nunavut, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Wyoming

South Central Region (6)

Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas

Four Corners Region (7)

Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah

Wild West Region (8)

California-Southern (zip codes: 900-- to 935--), Nevada (Clark County)

Sierra Pacific Region (9)

Northern California (zip codes: 936-- and above), Guam, Hawaii, Northern Nevada

Pacific Northwest Region (10)

Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Northwest Territories, Oregon, Washington, Yukon


Sections

Cultural & Historical Interpretation

(CHI)

College and University Academics

(CUA)

Interpretive Media

(IM)

Interpretive Naturalist

(IN)

Nature Center Directors/Administrators

(NCDA)

Zoos, Wildlife Parks, and Aquaria

(ZWPA)


 

Advisory Council Officers

Chair / Board Rep
Jay Schneider
email

Vice Chair / Board Rep
Amy Roell
email

Financial Officer
Bob Carter
email

Secretary
Yvonne Johnson
email

Programs
Deb Nofzinger
email

Elections
Terry Brutan Joyce
email