NGA Partners

The mission of NGA Partners is to empower solutions to public policy challenges between governors and the private sector, while promoting bipartisanship and thoughtful, diverse leadership. We believe state-based innovation and inclusion drive meaningful change across the nation. We are dedicated to sharing emerging trends and bolstering communication and collaboration. NGA Partners have unique opportunities to demonstrate their commitment to governors and support their leadership in solving the challenges facing state government.

A Powerful Solutions Network

Collaboration with our private sector partners is invaluable in helping NGA provide governors with critical information and real-world solutions that work. Partner 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 energy of NGA and our governors and their senior staff to your organization’s state government relations efforts. The NGA Partners program offers benefits that meet a variety of needs and delivers a strong return on your organization’s contribution with resources, engagement, collaboration, impact and value by connecting the top leaders and thinkers in public policy, business and innovation.

Joining the NGA Partners program 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 of issues your organization cares about among governors and their senior staff,
  • Engage with national experts, analysts and state policy advisors,
  • Share best practices, industry perspectives and innovation, and
  • Showcase your public sector clients and their success stories.


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

IDEAS NOT IDEOLOGY: NGA seeks to promote practical and innovative solutions to policy challenges regardless of political trends or partisan positions by bringing together top thought leaders and subject matter experts.

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

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

INCLUSIVE NOT EXCLUSIVE: NGA offers a program for organizations, regardless of size or industry. We encourage business diversity in order to create robust and productive policy discussions.

LEADERS NOT FOLLOWERS: Governors are the CEOs of their states and some of the most powerful officials in the world. NGA is the place to demonstrate strong executive leadership and share state success stories.

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