Lumber & Building Material Dealer Membership
Lumber and building material dealers automatically become members of NLBMDA when they join one of our affiliated state or regional associations. If you only have business operations in the state of Illinois please contact NLBMDA at MemberSupport@dealer.org.
NLBMDA provides LBM dealers with an array of opportunities to influence the industry and to protect their businesses.
NLBMDA is the voice of the industry on Capitol Hill.
NLBMDA is the only organization representing the building material industry in Washington D.C. with a full team of government relations professionals representing the interests of the industry before legislators, regulators and code officials. In this challenging regulatory environment, effective representation is key to promoting, protecting and advancing the industry’s priorities. NLBMDA will ensure your company's voice is heard and that you stay abreast of the ever-changing legislative and regulatory landscape. We will also provide you with assistance to remain in full compliance with current government regulations.
NLBMDA takes political action.
The mission of the Lumber Dealers Political Action Committee (LuDPAC) is to engage lumber and building material dealers in the political process and promote the building material industry’s legislative agenda by electing industry-friendly, pro-business candidates to federal office. LuDPAC allows likeminded members to come together to elect candidates who will be their voice on Capitol Hill..
NLBMDA keeps its members up-to-date.
Get the news and information you need, when you need it, through our regular E-Updates and Green Updates. NLBMDA ensures that you stay abreast of the critical issues impacting the LBM industry.
NLBMDA offers exclusive networking opportunities.
Dealer members enjoy exclusive member-only networking opportunities at NLBMDA business meetings and conferences including our annual Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference and the ProDealer Industry Summit.
NLBMDA provides industry specific safety programs.
NLBMDA provides programs such as the Forklift and You, Delivery & Fleet Safety, and OSHA Compliance Materials protect you and your employees.
NLBMDA educational programs.
NLBMDA offers a series of webinars each year dedicated to educating LBM dealers on various OSHA regulations, training requirements, and other federal regulations.
To join NLBMDA as a dealer member, contact your state or regional building material association today!
For General Information…
Contact Jonathan M. Paine, Executive Vice President at Jonathan@dealer.org.
7/16/2015 » 7/17/2015
WCLBMA- Second Growth Summer Conference
9/10/2015 » 9/11/2015
CSA Annual Meeting
10/28/2015 » 10/30/2015
2015 NLBMDA ProDealer Industry Summit
11/4/2015 » 11/5/2015
North American Wholesale Lumber Association (NAWLA)