Membership Central

Welcome to Membership Central! Here you will find many resources and membership benefits, offered to both individual and institutional members. Some of the resources you will find here are restricted access for members only, and others are available to all visitors.

To ensure you have complete access, be sure to login.

Whether you're an individual member or the primary contact for an institutional member, access is only a click away!

Interested in membership? Click here to learn more!


*A note: Some of our members have experienced issues logging in using the Mozilla Firefox internet browser. For an easier and more successful sign-in process, APGA recommends using either Internet Explorer or Google chrome browsers.


Manage your account
View your personal or institutional profile, change your contact information, or update your interests. It is all available to you online!  Questions? Visit our Membership Management Help Center

Career Center
Browse the current jobs and internships available in public gardens; or visit here to post a vacancy at your garden.

Search jobs
Search Internships 
To post a job or internship, please contact us at

View the most recent edition of the Public Garden or search the index to find information from a previous edition. See what's new in the most recent eNewsletter, and learn about the research studies either underway or already completed by the American Public Gardens Association.

Resource Center
View shared files for APGA programs and Professional Sections. 



Membership Directory
Search online for contact information of individual or institutional APGA members.

Professional Development
APGA offers the highest quality Professional Development symposia, exploring matters of direct interest to our members. Arranged to cover specific subjects in-depth for short periods of time, they are held throughout the US in conjunction with APGA member institutions.

Professional Sections
APGA Professional Sections exist to promote networking among public garden professionals sharing a common interest and to help advance the mission of the Association. Professional Sections are discipline-focused and bring together garden representatives for information sharing and networking opportunities.

Complete Member Benefits
Go here to see a full list of current APGA member benefits, such as National Public Gardens Day, Let’s Move Museums and Gardens, Climate Change Awareness, American Fundraising Professionals webinars, Blackbaud Altru, Berends Hendricks Stuit Insurance program and more!



Corporate Members

APGA gratefully acknowledges the support of our Corporate and Associate Members.

The Corporate Gold Members (CGM) offer our members access to the latest products and services to be successful in the public garden industry. Associate Members (AM) provides aspiring public garden professionals with a wellspring of advanced skill opportunities to enhance their careers. 

Learn more about APGA Corporate Members

Learn more about APGA Associate Members

North American Plant Collections Consortium (NAPCC)
Find information about the NAPCC program; learn about collections that are already part of the NAPCC program; and learn how you can submit your collections.

Sentinel Plant Network (SPN)
Find information about the SPN and how it contributes to plant conservation by engaging public garden professionals, volunteers, and visitors in the detection and diagnosis of high-consequence pests and pathogens. Discover how your garden can be involved! 


To make sure you are taking advantage of all your APGA member benefits, please click here. If you have any questions about your membership or available benefits, please contact us at