Member Benefits

Explore the benefits that a Selected Membership offers you.


Without question, the greatest value we can offer to our members is our members themselves. In order to foster relationships and sharing of best practices, Selected organizes numerous meeting opportunities throughout the year. + More

The Forum

The Forum offers a convenient way for members to ask questions, express opinions and offer ideas. This email- and web-based system allows participants to benefit from the experience and knowledge of their colleagues. + More

Selected Transfer Services

Selected Transfer Services (STS) provides members with a network of Selected member firms who are committed to offering each other timely, efficient, and quality service in transfer, embalming and cremation, at a reduced rate. + More

Family Follow-Up Survey Program

A valuable opportunity to obtain feedback from client families, Selected's turn-key survey program provides everything you need to monitor your firm's performance and determine areas for improvement. + More

Selected Study Groups

These volunteer-run, intensive learning groups are each composed of a small number of members with the desire for in-depth improvement of their businesses and service to the public. + More

Printed and Electronic News and Communications

Members learn about Selected and the independent funeral service profession through our electronic communications, as well as our quarterly magazine, The Bulletin. + More

Best Practices Exchange

This searchable, ever-growing knowledgebase contains useful ideas, best practices, relevant information and successful programs originally shared at meetings, contributed by members and published by Selected. This benefit requires members-only web access which is granted upon your firm's membership. + More

Selected Leadership Academy

The Selected Leadership Academy is a two-year program designed to hone leadership skills. + More

Additional Benefits

  • NextGen Opportunities for Selected members, 50 years old and younger.
  • Selected is represented by staff attorney, Sarah Pojanowski.
    As part of her representation of the association, Sarah is available to answer your questions and provide information about legal issues affecting the profession. Professional legal consultation services are available for Selected and Premium Members. Contact Sarah at 574-339-3625.
  • Opportunity to serve as your Group representative on the Board of Directors.