NESEA Account FAQs

NESEA Members must create a nesea.org account to access member benefits.

Don't see an answer to your question?  Contact Katie Schendel, kschendel@nesea.org and she will be happy to help you.

Creating an Account

Why should I create an account?

How do I create an account?

What will I see on my account page?

I created an account, but still can not access my account page?

Where can I find my membership status and expiration date?

Adding Information to Your Account

How do I create or edit my NESEA Member directory profile?

How do I edit my professional bio, job title, employer, website, and social media accounts? 

How do I upload or change my photo?

How do I enter my AIA, BPI, MA CSL numbers?

How do I update my contact information: address, email, telephone?

How do I update my employer and job title?

NESEA Member Pricing and Benefits

My employer has a NESEA Business or Academic Membership, how do I access member benefits through employer's membership?

I am not receiving the NESEA Member price when I try to register for an event.

How do I access the NESEA Member directory?

How do I submit a blog post?

How do I add a job posting to the NESEA Jobs Board? (business and academic member benefit)

NESEA Green Pages Business Directory

How do I update or complete my company or organization’s Green Pages listing?


Creating an Account

Why should I create an account?

A nesea.org account gives members access to benefits such as member pricing on programs and the NESEA member directory. 

How do I create an account?

(Business and Academic Members)

There is no organization account for NESEA Business and Academic Members. Each person creates an individual user account to access the benefits of their employer's or school's NESEA Membership. Employees and students must be attached to the member organizations's record in our system to access benefits.  If you are uncertain as to whether or not we have you listed under your organization's record, or if you are having any issues with accessing benefits, please contact Katie Schendel, kschendel@nesea.org.

  1. Go to nesea.org/user.
  2. Select the blue button I want to Create an Account.
  3. Complete the required fields as designated by asterisk.
  4. When finished, click on the button Create New Account at the bottom of the page.
  5. You will be asked to validate your user name and password through your email account.

(Individual Levels: Lifetime, Standard, Emerging Professional, Student, Retiree Levels)

  1. Go to nesea.org/user.
  2. Select the blue button I want to Create an Account.
  3. Complete the required fields as designated by asterisk.
  4. Please enter email associated with the purchase of the membership.
  5. When finished, click on the Green Button Create New Account at the bottom of the page.
  6. You will be asked to validate your user name and password through your email.

What will I see on my account page?

Once you log into your nesea.org account, you will be brought to your account page. Your account page displays your registrations for NESEA events and your NESEA Member public profile.  You can also check on your membership status, expiration date, and register for upcoming NESEA events. 

I created an account, but still can not access my account page?

  1. Please check to be sure you validated your user name and password through your email account when you created the account.
  2. If you do not see the validation email, check your spam filter.

Where can I find my membership level, status, and expiration date?

  1. Log in to your account.
  2. Select the button Click here to review your NESEA Membership.
  3. Your membership level, status, and expiration date will display in the light green bar on the Join/Renew page.

Adding Information to Your Account

How do I create or edit my NESEA Member directory profile? 

Your NESEA Member directory profile includes your member level, photo, professional bio, current employer, professional title, city and state, website, and links to your social media accounts. This profile is displayed in our member directory.  Your AIA, BPI, MA CSL numbers, email, phone number or address will not be displayed publically.

To upload or change your photo.

  1. Create or sign in to your account here.
  2. Click on the Edit tab.
  3. Scroll down until you see Upload Picture.
  4. Click on Browse.
  5. Select photo you wish to upload.
  6. Click on Save at the bottom on the screen.

To edit or enter your professional bio, title, employer, website, and social media accounts.   

  1. Create or sign into your account here.
  2. Click on the Edit tab.
  3. Click on Profile tab.
  4. Enter Information in the fields provided.
  5. Click on Save at the bottom on the screen.

Please note:  You can also complete your Your AIA, BPI, MA CSL numbers, email, phone number or address. These fields will not be displayed publically.  Don't forget to click Save so your changes will be made!

How do I enter my AIA, BPI, MA CSL?

  1. Create or sign into your account here.
  2. Click on the Edit tab.
  3. Click on Profile tab.
  4. Enter Information in the fields provided.
  5. Click on Save at the bottom on the screen.

How do I update my contact information: address, email, telephone?

  1. Create or sign into your account here.
  2. Click on the Edit tab.
  3. Click the Profile tab.
  4. Enter Information in the fields provided.
  5. Click on Save at the bottom on the screen.

How do I update my employer and job title?

  1. Create or sign into your account here.
  2. Click on the Edit tab.
  3. Click on Profile tab.
  4. Enter Information in the Update my Current Employer and Job Title fields.
  5. Click on Save at the bottom on the screen.
  6. If you are unable to access your address fields, contact Katie Schendel, kschendel@nesea.org.

NESEA Member Pricing and Benefits

My employer has a NESEA Business or Academic Membership, how do I access member pricing and benefits through my organization's membership?

There is no organization account for NESEA Business and Academic Members. Each person creates an individual user account to access the benefits of their employer's or school's NESEA Membership. Go here for instructions on how to create an account. Employees and students must be attached to the member organizations's record in our system to access benefits.  If you are uncertain as to whether or not we have you listed under your organization's record, or if you are having any issues with accessing benefits, please contact Katie Schendel, kschendel@nesea.org. NESEA Business and Academic Member benefits and resources are available for all employees and students of a organization with a NESEA Business or Academic Membership.

I am not receiving the NESEA Member price when I try to register for an event.

  1. Log in to or create your NESEA account here.
  2. After you log in, go the registration page.
  3. Your NESEA Member pricing should display automatically.

If you are logged in and can not access member pricing, please contact Katie Schendel, NESEA Membership Manager, kschendel@nesea.org.

How do I access the NESEA Member Directory?

  1. Log in to or create your NESEA account here.
  2. After you log in, go to the NESEA Member Directory.

If you are logged in and can not access the directory, please contact Katie Schendel, NESEA Membership Manager, kschendel@nesea.org.

How do I submit a blog post?

  1. Log in to or create your NESEA account here.
  2. After you log in, go to the Community tab and click on NESEA's Community Blog.
  3. Take a moment to review the Submission Guidelines posted.
  4. Click on New Post.
  5. Enter the Title of the blog.
  6. In the Body field, write your blog or cut and paste from another document.  Note:  If you cut and paste from another document, be sure to remove any formatting.
  7. After you are finished, scroll down and click Save.
  8. Your post will be published within 24 hours.

If you are logged in and can not access the New Post link, contact Katie Schendel, NESEA Membership Manager, kschendel@nesea.org.

How do I add a job posting to the NESEA Jobs Board?

  1. Log in to or create your NESEA account here. For directions on how to create an account, go here.
  2. After you log in, go to NESEA Jobs Board and follow directions on the page.

If you are logged in and can not add a job posting, please contact Florence MacGregor, fmacgregor@nesea.org.

NESEA Green Pages Business Directory (Business or Academic Membership benefit)

How do I update or complete the listing?

The individual who purchased the NESEA Business or Academic Membership will have permission in our system to update or complete the listing. If there are other individuals in your company or organization who would like permission to edit the listing, please contact Katie Schendel at kschendel@nesea.org.  Once we have given you permission, follow the directions below.

  1. Create or sign into your NESEA account here.
  2. Once you sign in, you will be brought to your NESEA account page.
  3. Click on the link under Edit Green Pages Business Directory Listing and complete the fields. 
  4. You can also upload the company logo for display in the online directory. 
  5. After you are finished, click on Submit.

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