As a national organization, AGA is made up of approximately 90 chapters where diversity continues to be AGA’s greatest strength. AGA’s 15,000 members work for state and local governments, federal agencies, academic institutions, private firms and tribal organizations. The Association’s membership crosses all fields and disciplines, including accounting, auditing, budgeting, contract management, finance, grants management and systems.
AGA members are students and entry-level employees and mid-level professionals and senior executives and elected officials. No other professional association boasts such a diverse membership.
AGA members are employed by state and local governments (41 percent) the federal government (31 percent) and the private sector (16 percent). The remainder is made up of students, retirees and academicians. These individuals hold middle (73 percent) to senior level (20 percent) positions in their respective workplaces.