Identification Cards and Badges
An MPA press card acknowledges Association membership and interest in a high standard of professional ethics. These cards are mailed annually to member publishers in good standing with the Association.
A photo ID badge is also available for $10 (includes shipping) per employee. These IDs assist law enforcement and other public agencies identify members of the press and facilitate easier access to events and news venues. When ordering, members will need to submit a hi-resolution head shot for each employee receiving a badge plus the applicable processing fees. Turnaround time is typically five business days. Expedited shipping is available for an additional charge. ID cards and badges are available to Full Active, Affiliate and Extra-Regional members only.
An MPA membership decal is also available for automobiles and office windows. Two decals are mailed to member publishers; additional decals are available on request from publishers.
Monica Gilmer, member services coordinator
Mississippi Press Association