Regular Membership is for individuals who have worked one or more season on a Hotshot Crew. A Regular Member is a voting member in US Hotshots Association business. Both annual and lifetime memberships are available.
Associate Membership is for individuals who support Hotshots and Hotshotting, but may not have ever worked a year as a regular Hotshot Crewmember. An Associate Member may have filled in with a Hotshot crews, may be a family member of a Hotshot, may be agency overhead or other firefighters, or may simply be someone who admires and supports the work of Hotshots, such as media and private individuals. Associate Members do not have a voting opportunity in USHA business and ballots. Both annual and lifetime memberships are available.