Supporting Member / Hobbyist Member
Supporting members are those memberships which represent persons, organizations, entities, and corporations who are interested in and support the purposes and objectives of the OAA as a result of their academic training, or as a result of their employment or representation of research institutions, colleges, universities, government bureaus or agencies and related support industries, or who otherwise are interested in the field of aquaculture. Hobbyist members are those memberships that represent persons, organizations, entities, and corporations who have a special interest in small units of aquaculture which might include backyard Koi or goldfish ponds, farm ponds or non-commercial scale aquaponics.
• Not eligible to vote in OAA elections and other voting events.
• Not eligible to serve on Board of Directors but may serve on standing and temporary committees of the Board as voting members.
• Receive all free mailings, notices, and publications of the Association.