The mission of the Georgia School Boards Association is to ensure excellence in the governance of local school systems by providing leadership, advocacy and services, and by representing the collective resolve of Georgia’s elected boards of education.


Business Opportunities

GSBA offers various ways at a wide-range of price points for you to gain year-round exposure to the education market while receiving recognition for your support of GSBA and public education. There is something here for everyone – from small businesses to the largest corporate partners. Businesses may mix and combine the various opportunities in the following programs to suit their objectives and budget: the GSBA Associate Program, Advertising, Exhibit and Sponsorship Opportunities.

Click on the headings to expand section and then the links below to select the options.

FY2019 GSBA Sponsorship Opportunities

2019 Spring Workshops

Upcoming District Meetings

District meetings are co-sponsored by Stifel

  • 4/03/19 – GSBA District 10   Location: Warrenton, GA
  • 4/04/19 – GSBA District 12   Location: Perry, GA
  • 4/18/19 – GSBA District 14   Location: Valdosta, GA
  • 4/23/19 – GSBA District 11   Location: Statham, GA

Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Pre-Conference Workshops (4)
  • Food & Beverage Sponsorships
  • Speaker Sponsorships
  • Board Recognition Sponsorships – NEW

FY2019 GSBA Advertising Opportunities

Pick your options HERE or go to


Agenda magazine

Full Color/Full Bleed/Mailed to over 2500 school officials and businesses. To view previous issues of AGENDA, click here.

FALL ISSUE (Closed):

SPRING ISSUE (Limited Space Available):
– Reserve by March 5, 2019
– Submit artwork by March 11, 2019

Art Specs:

  • Front inside cover (8.5 x 11 w/bleed) SOLD
  • Back inside cover (8.5 x 11 w/bleed) $750
  • Full page (8.5 x 11 w/bleed) $700
  • Half page horizontal (7.5 x 4.75 no bleed) $500

Connections magazine

Full Color/Full Bleed/handed to 800+ conference attendees/mailed to all 180 school districts. To view previous issues of Connections, scroll to the bottom of this page.

– Closed

– Reserve by April 19, 2019
– Submit artwork by April 26, 2019


  • Front inside cover (8.5 x 11 w/bleed) $550
  • Back inside cover (8.5 x 11 w/bleed) $550
  • Full page (8.5 x 11 w/bleed) $500
  • Half page horizontal (7.5 x 4.75 no bleed) $300

If you would like more information, contact Pam Harrison.

GSBAtv Logo Ad – $500 per video

GSBAtv is GSBA’s video capture of the conference elements that are shared beyond the walls of the host hotel via our social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and the GSBA Hub). The videos are made available for you to share as well. Make your logo and our video go viral!

  • Your logo is shown throughout the video in lower right corner
  • Your logo will be at the end of each video, thanking you for your support.
  • 10% discount after the first ad will be applied to each additional GSBAtv logo ad.

Video Commercial Made at the Conference – $500 per video

The GSBAtv crew will film and edit your 1-2 minute video and provide it to you to post as you like. If time permits, GBSA may ask permission to show your commercial at the conference on a monitor in the exhibit area. Consider linking your commercial to a logo ad in the GSBA Hub (available separately).

Looping PowerPoint Ad – $300 per slide

Looping PowerPoint slides will be shown prior to conference general sessions and on displays in the exhibit areas. Your slide will be shown in rotation with other business slides and announcements at least 6 seconds each.

Listing in the GSBA Mobile App – No Charge

Exhibitors, Sponsors and GSBA Associates will be listed on the app within the GSBA Hub which is how most of our members and school leaders will access it with passwords. Direct and open access to the public is with this link: (Includes summer conference information as an example.)

Column Banners at the 2019 GSBA Summer Conference – $125/2 days

Column Banners at the 2019 GSBA Summer Conference – $125/2 days

Your logo will be placed in an 18″ x 30″ area (including margin) on 11 ft. x 30″ column banner in the Hyatt lobby with other business logos. Availability is limited due to the maximum number of potential banners.

Scrolling Logo Ads in the GSBA Hub – $750/for 3 months; $1,250/for 6 months; $2,000/year.

The GSBA Hub is a password protected online community exclusively for GSBA members and school leadership. By clicking on your logo on the Hub home page, visitors will be taken to your company description and contact information on another Hub page. Your ad will begin on the 1st or 15th of the month, whichever comes first after your payment has been received.


Future Exhibit Dates

  • 2019 GSBA/GSSA Annual ConferenceNEW DATES: December 4 – 5, Renaissance Waverly Hotel, Atlanta
  • 2020 Summer Conference & Delegate Assembly– June 4 – 5, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Savannah
  • 2020 GSBA/GSSA Annual ConferenceNEW DATES: December 2 – 3, Renaissance Waverly Hotel, Atlanta

For information about exhibiting at the conferences, contact Pam Harrison.

Exhibit Opportunity

2019 Summer Conference & Delegate Assembly, June 6 – 7, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Savannah



GSBA offers a variety of sponsorship opportunities throughout the year. We can assist you by suggesting the best opportunities to promote your services to local boards of education. For more information, contact Pam Harrison via email or call 770-962-6855.


2019 Spring Workshops

Upcoming District Meetings

(Click to view details and register for the meeting of your choice.)
District meetings are co-sponsored by Stifel



If you do not want to exhibit, but you do want to attend, click here: HERE
A Business Representative badge for $450.00 allows access to the exhibit area on Thursday and Friday, the Friday/Saturday general sessions, Friday breakout sessions and meals on Thursday through Saturday. This does not provide access to the Thursday workshops. After May 17, price increases to $520.