Member Benefits


Member Benefits
CAPIO membership connects you with more than 1000 public sector communicators throughout the state.

Join Today – $275

Memberships with CAPIO are individual. Any agency with five or more members receives a 10% membership discount (please email to request this discount).  Read more about our membership benefits below or view our membership brochure.

Members receive all benefits, including discounts to the annual conference, regional workshops, webinars and networking events. Membership categories include the following:

  • Professional—$275/year per person (government communicator from a City, County, School District, Special District, State, etc.)  Groups of 5 or more members can request a 10% discount when signing up as a group).  
  • Professional+—$400/year per person (government communicator from a City, County, School District, Special District, State, etc.).  This level enables member to receive complimentary access to 20+ webinars and virtual trainings throughout the year as a part of membership.
  • Affiliate—$275/year (communications professional or sales representative from a PR Firm, Technology Company, or other company serving public agencies) (Note:  CAPIO conference sponsorships include one or more CAPIO memberships as a benefit.)
  • Student—$75/year (must be considered full-time by their academic institution to qualify).  

CAPIO Regions | Counties below:

Northern California: Alameda, Amador, Butte, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Marin, Mendocino, Modoc, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo or Yuba.

Central California:  Alpine, Calaveras, Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Mono, Monterey, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, San Benito, Stanislaus, Tulare, Tuolumne and Ventura

Southern California:  Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego.