1. Membership of Charlotte/Blue Ridge Mensa shall be open to all members of AML in good standing in the geographic areas assigned to Charlotte/Blue Ridge Mensa by the AMC, or as otherwise assigned by AML.

2. Mensa members in good standing, including those who are not also members of Charlotte/Blue Ridge Mensa, are welcome to participate in the social activities of the local group at the discretion of the host or hostess. The National Ombudsman, his surrogate, and members of the AMC shall be permitted to participate in the business affairs of the local group in the discharge of their official duties.

3. Charlotte/Blue Ridge Mensa shall observe the preferences of members for data suppression and publication, as filed with AML, when publishing a local group roster or membership directory/register.