Benefits of OLA Membership


An impactful non-profit, our 350+ members represent corporations, associations, non-profit organizations, labor, and public entities. Together, we’re shaping Ohio’s public policy discussion and are responsible for communicating lobbying activities across the state. 



— Advance your mission with influential representation in the legislative process 


— Be featured in our Membership Directory, which is distributed to statewide elected officials, the General Assembly, Ohio Congressional delegation, and OLA members 


— Develop your network of contacts and learn from friends and colleagues at free social and professional events 


— Access policymakers at our Annual Legislative Reception in February or at one of our Signature Series Luncheons, where legislators share insider policy insights 


— Take advantage of continuing education courses to earn your Certified Lobbyist accreditation


— Join our Mentorship Program to be guided by a seasoned lobbyist, or serve as a Mentor yourself



Annual dues are $250 per lobbyist for the first 4 members per organization. Subsequent members are $100 each.  

All applicants must be sponsored by 2 current OLA members

Complete the >> Online Membership Application << today! 

Please contact Managing Director Sheila Fox at 614.363-1616 or with any questions you may have.