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leadership

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conferences

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Associate

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networking and
leadership

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programs &
conferences

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& monthly newsletter

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Professional

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listing

Opportunities for
networking and
leadership

Discounted rates for
programs &
conferences

Quarterly magazine
& monthly newsletter

One free APLD
webinar

Use of Member
logo and badges

Listing on website

Individual member
webpage

Inclusion in Find a
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designation within
membership category

Advocacy

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Certified

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listing

Opportunities for
networking and
leadership

Discounted rates for
programs &
conferences

Quarterly magazine
& monthly newsletter

One free APLD
webinar

Use of Member
logo and badges

Listing on website

Individual member
webpage

Inclusion in Find a
Designer results

Use of professional
designation within
membership category

Advocacy

Exclusive use of
Certified credential
and designation

Promotion through
APLD marketing
and PR outreach

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benefits list!


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