ASSOCIATION OBJECTIVES
A requirement for all classes of membership is paying appropriate dues as established by the Board of Directors and ratified by a majority at the Annual Business Meeting of the Association, which are in accordance with these bylaws.

REGULAR MEMBERSHIP
All graduates of Chester High School and/or Green Mountain Union High School, who have paid the appropriate dues and who agree to abide by these bylaws shall be regular voting members. Regular voting members shall be eligible to hold elective office. New graduates shall be exempt from paying dues for one fiscal year following graduation from the High School.

The current annual dues for Regular Members is set at $10/person.

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP
All individuals who have attended Chester High School and/or Green Mountain Union High School for a period of at least three years but did not graduate from Chester High School and/or Green Mountain Union High School, who complete an Associate Membership application, submit the appropriate dues payment and agree to abide by these bylaws shall be Associate members. Associate voting members shall not be eligible to hold elective office.

The current annual dues for Associate Members will be decided at the Annual Business Meeting.

LIFE MEMBERSHIP
Regular and Associate members may elect to become life members by completing a Life Membership application and submitting the appropriate dues payment.

The current one time payment for Life Membership will be decided at the Annual Business Meeting.

HONORARY MEMBERSHIP
Honorary life membership without voting rights may be conferred upon individuals at such time and under such terms as the Board of Directors shall determine.

DELINQUENCY
If membership dues are not paid by September 1st, the individual will not be considered a member in good standing.

RESIGNATION
Any member may resign by filing a written resignation with the Board of Directors, but such resignation shall not relieve the member so resigning of the obligation to pay any dues, or other charges thereto accrued and unpaid.