Membership Benefits

All Members

  • 50% discount on education and training, convention and special events, and compensation reports
  • 5-50% discount on partner products and services
  • Access to the ICBA Community Bank Career Center
  • Subscription to the Ohio Community Banker quarterly magazine
  • Access to CBAO’s online directory
  • Subscription to Community Banking Connected electronic newsletter

Financial Members

  • 20% discount on legal consulting services through Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur LLP
  • Limited consulting utilizing the community bank stock hotline
  • Exclusive legislative and regulatory representation for community bank and thrift institutions
  • Increased non-interest income opportunities

Associate Members

  • Priority notification for attendance at events, advertising and sponsorship opportunities, and exhibit booth space at annual convention
  • First priority for partnership consideration based on history and association needs
  • 20% discount on marketing and advertising
  • Listing on CBAO website, and in the Ohio Community Banker and online directory 
  • Quarterly mailing of membership lists, and availability of customized membership lists
  • Member referral for products and services


  • CBAO Education & Training Committee Meeting - Columbus, OH


  • CBAO Legislative & Regulatory Committee - Columbus, OH
  • CBAO Board of Directors Meeting - Columbus, OH