Two categories of membership shall exist for this association: Active and Associate. "Active" members have full membership privileges. "Associate" members may serve on committees but are not eligible to hold office and do not have voting privileges.
Active members of this association shall be:a. State Administrators of Family and Consumer Sciences Education and State Directors of FCCLA in the states and territories of the United States. b. Those persons appointed by the state agency to have major responsibility for providing services to state Family and Consumer Sciences Education programs and those contracted with to provide such technical assistance.
Associate members of this association shall be:a. Persons interested in the association: e.g. past state administrators, past Family, Career and Community Leaders of America State Directors, and currently designated state contact persons not appointed by the state education agency.b. Persons from business and industry with interests, products, or services that support Family and Consumer Sciences Education programs.c. Family and Consumer Sciences Education professional staff of the US Dept of Education.d. Members of the professional staff of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, Inc. and related professional Family and Consumer Sciences organizations.