Nov 14

Gerry O'Brion's "The Speaker's Formula"

How to build and grow a profitable speaking business

Dec 12

Greg Williams' "10 Negotiation Secrets That Lead to More Gigs"

In today’s ever-increasing competitive environment, professional speakers must be astute negotiators in order to remain competitive.



Welcome to The NSA New Jersey chapter website!

Here at, you'll find information about joining our community of professional speakers, and aspiring speakers, in and around New Jersey. Our members include seasoned veterans of the speaking world, including several Certified Speaking Professionals® (CSP), the highest earned designation for a professional member of NSA.

If you'd like to see information about joining our chapter, including the qualifications and dues, attending one of our upcoming meetings (whether you're a member, or not), or are looking to find a speaker for your next event, this is the place.

Message from our Chapter President, Barbara Baron

"You're off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so get on your way!" - Dr. Suess

Thank you for visiting the NJ Chapter of NSA - a leading resource for speakers to get on your way! I believe this quote speaks to our inner child and inspires us to live life on purpose and make it a great day! 

NSA New Jersey has been an affiliate of the National Speakers Association for over 10 years. Our spirit is built around the ideals of mutual support, shared success and giving back. 

Cooperation, not competition, helps us "build a bigger pie". 
- Cavett Robert, CSP, Founder of NSA

You are in the right place if you want to: 

  • Learn how to create a better speaking business
  • Grow your platform and marketing skills
  • Share each other's expertise and build your network



NSA NJ President
Barbara Baron