top of page

Join the Club

Who We Are

The Economic Club of Traverse City is a membership organization with members drawn from the Grand Traverse, Leelanau, Antrim, Kalkaska and Benzie county regions. Members include active and retired individuals with expertise in business, finance, government, education, real estate, non-profit, small business ownership and other worthy professions.

Membership Benefits

Great programs on local, state, national and international economic topics for members and their guests.


Networking opportunities with business and community leaders from various parts of the five-county region.


JOIN US! Become a Member

We are welcoming new members. To JOIN US, simply - Step 1) complete the membership
application, and – Step 2) pay the 2023 dues.


Our Mid-Year 2023 dues are $180.  All dues are non-refundable and non-transferrable (no attendee substitutions).  Please pay to complete the full application process.  See payment area below the application.


New members are accepted according to membership bylaw guidelines.


All Club communication is sent by email or posted on our website.  An initial email will be sent for you to “subscribe” to our Club emails.  Once you “subscribe”, you will be enrolled into Club membership. If you do not “subscribe” to our emails you will not receive monthly event registration information.


All new members will be introduced at a Club meeting typically within 3 months after becoming a new member.  Please upload a biography below in the application section. You can provide a formal biography or something that is shorter, lively and highlights what you’d like to share with the audience.  Examples include profession, what brought you to this region, how long you’ve lived here, family, community service, interests and hobbies.  Humor is always appreciated!


1725 S Union Street
Traverse City, MI 49684
Tel: 231-947-9140

Map / Directions

No member shall be permitted to use personal information of other members

for business solicitation, support of either political issues or any candidate for public office.


No photographs, taping or media coverage is allowed at Club programs without prior approval of Board of Directors or Program Chair.


Members will receive monthly event emails and must register online prior to each event.  Guests are welcome and must be registered and paid for prior to each event.

Interested in Volunteering?

New members are encouraged to learn about Economic Club committees/taskforces and become a Club volunteer to assist in delivering a quality member experience.  We seek volunteers for our Finance, Membership, Program, Scholarship and Sponsorship committees/taskforces.  If interested in learning more, please send us an email at  or personally reach out to a board member.

Membership Anchor

Membership Application

Please complete all fields. If a field is not applicable, please indicate in the field. Be sure to click SEND at the end of the application AND pay the dues before exiting page (below the application SEND button) to complete the full registration. Once the application is successfully sent, you will see a confirmation. You will then be contacted within the next few days.

Click Here
Have You Been A Guest At An Event?

Thank you for your application. Complete Step 2 – Pay Your Membership Dues to finish joining the Club!

Step 2 - Pay Your Membership Dues

To pay the cost of your Mid-Year 2023 membership in the Economic Club of Traverse City ($180), click the link below to be taken to our Eventbrite page.

bottom of page