The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) is the premier and most recognized non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of excellence in television.
The Ohio Valley Chapter of NATAS represents professionals from all disciplines of the industry within our designated 4-state region. We honor exceptional work, past and present; provide professional development and outreach; and support and nurture the next generation of television professionals.
Join us, and make a solid investment in yourself, your career and your industry.
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP is a privilege extended to those actively engaged in television who make direct contributions to the industry such as executives, producers, performers, announcers, newscasters, technicians, writers, directors, artists, designers, photographers, and editors, among others.
Professional members work in the television community:
*at broadcast stations,
*at cable and satellite companies,
*as independent television producers and consultants,
*in academic communications departments,
*as marketing specialists,
*as performers or in creative crafts positions.
ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP is offered to those who are interested in and support the advancement of television but cannot be classified in the designated professional categories.
STUDENT/EDUCATOR MEMBERSHIP is offered to students or faculty members/advisors affiliated with an accredited institution who are active in the learning side of the television and media industries.