Membership Director directs and oversees membership activities for a membership organization or association. Develops programs, initiatives, and policies designed to increase membership. Being a Membership Director creates, updates, and distributes information to current members as well as prospective members. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Membership Director typically reports to top management. The Membership Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Membership Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience.