NGA PARTNERS is a powerful sponsorship program for leading industry and association stakeholders looking to elevate their profile with the nation’s governors, promote thought leadership and support bipartisan state solutions. Membership provides unique opportunities for companies to demonstrate their commitment to governors and support of innovative leadership in solving the challenges facing state government today.


In addition to being the governors’ policy platform in Washington, NGA facilitates discussion and solution sharing around the most pressing policy topics facing the states.

IDEAS NOT IDEOLOGY: NGA gatherings seek to promote practical and innovative solutions to policy challenges regardless of political trends or partisan hype. NGA event participants are thought leaders in their fields.

SUBSTANCE NOT SPIN: NGA events and policy forums offer an atmosphere for solutions-oriented policy discussion, featuring a variety of viewpoints and a commitment to collaboration.

About the Program

A Powerful Solutions Network

Collaboration with our private sector partners is invaluable in helping the NGA provide governors with critical information and real-world solutions that work. Member organizations and their executives are well positioned to contribute business expertise and policy perspectives as well as share state government success stories.

The NGA PARTNERS program brings the power of our member network to your organization’s state government relations efforts. NGA offers packages that meet a variety of needs and delivers a strong return on your sponsorship dollars with more: resources, engagement, collaboration, impact and value.

Membership in NGA PARTNERS helps your organization:

• Stay current on key priorities for governors nationwide

• Identify emerging trends and innovations in state government

• Elevate the profiles of your subject matter experts and senior executives

• Increase visibility and awareness among governors and their senior staff

• Engage with national experts, analysts and state policy advisors

• Share best practices, industry perspectives and innovation

• Showcase your public sector clients and their success stories

Why partnering with NGA is so valuable

Winter & Summer Meetings

Twice a year, in the winter and summer, governors meet to discuss the crucial issues states face, including the state-federal partnership. Those meetings include open plenary sessions, committee meetings, and exclusive networking events to facilitate connections.

Policy Work Groups • Future of States Symposium • Seminar for New Governors • Conference Calls

Policy Briefing Sessions • Policy Breakfasts • State Policy Directors Retreat

Thought Leadership Opportunities • Resources & Content Sharing


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Leaders not Followers

Governors are the CEOs of their states and some of the most powerful officials in the world. NGA is the place for them to demonstrate strong executive leadership and share their state’s success stories.

COLLABORATION NOT RHETORIC: NGA provides a trusted, bipartisan environment for a high-level exchange of ideas and viewpoints. NGA is a positive forum for senior executives to elevate their thought leader profile.

Inclusive not Exclusive

NGA welcomes you regardless of the size of your organization or industry you represent.
We encourage business diversity in order to create robust and productive policy discussions.