Join SAI

By becoming a member of School Administrators of Iowa, you can help us continue to build a strong and viable organization that represents more than 2,000 of Iowa's educational leaders. Join us to advance a quality PreK-12 educational program in our state.

- Dr. Lisa Remy, SAI Executive Director

2022-23 membership - member benefits brochure

  • Renew your membership for 2022-23 by logging in to the SAI member portal.
  • New 2022-23 members may complete this enrollment form and submit it to your business office for payment.
  • As a member organization, SAI depends on volunteers to help achieve its mission, consider signing up for a 2022-23 committee. Committee positions are available to practicing members. 

Consider the Value of SAI Membership

CatchLife30 - Access a 30-day challenge and jumpstart your healthy habits

Research and resources - Request what you need

Leadership opportunities - Serve on a committee or in an officer position, and contribute to the collective voice of school leaders

Legal assistance - Benefit from coverage under SAI policy—amount ranges from $500-$3,000 based on consecutive years of membership

Legal support - Call or email SAI’s attorney as needed (attorney-client privilege applies to all communications)

Legislative advocacy and updates - Receive weekly updates during the session and know that SAI is the voice of school leaders at the Capitol

Members-only content - Access topic-specific leadership blogs and legal resources on SAI website

Mentoring and Induction - Participate as a new leader or serve as a mentor in SAI's year-long program to contribute to the growth and retention of school leaders

Professional learning - Get member rates to all SAI events:

  • Annual Conference
  • School Law Conference
  • Women in Educational Leadership Conference
  • Workshops (both in-person and virtual)
  • Take 20 - free 20-minute webinars on timely topics

Professional recognition - Nominate and celebrate Administrator of the Year Awards

Professional support - Enhance your leadership with career consultation, confidential problem-solving, facilitated connections to other school leaders who have successfully navigated issues, and licensure renewal support

SAI Report - Receive nine monthly e-newsletter issues with timely articles focused on leadership, legal issues and professional learning

THE MAIN IDEA - Get a monthly summary of a current education or leadership book, including a full page of PD suggestions to introduce the book’s ideas to your staff, and access to over 150 book summaries and workshops in a searchable archive

National Presence

SAI maintains a close working relationship with these national organizations: