About the NAA


Founded in 1949, NAA is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to auction professionals. Headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., the NAA represents the interests of thousands of auction professionals in the U.S., Canada and across the world.

The NAA is a membership-based organization and represents a range of auction professionals who service a variety of industries. The association is dedicated to providing its members with educational programming and resources to help them advance themselves and, in turn, the industry. Members of the NAA abide by a strict Code of Ethics and are connected with an extensive network of auction professionals.

National Auctioneers Association’s Mission

The National Auctioneers Association exists to provide critical resources to auction professionals that will enhance their skills and successes.

National Auctioneers Association’s Vision

National Auctioneers Association members will be the preferred auction professionals used in the marketplace.

National Auctioneers Association's Values Statement

We intentionally welcome auction professionals. We do this without adherence to any social, religious and/or political affiliation or creed. We endeavor to foster a climate of inclusion with an environment where safety is valued. People can feel cared for, and be given an opportunity to form meaningful connections.