Dynamic senior association executive focused on building a solid organizational foundation to strategically lead and grow associations through innovation and creativity. Dedicated to developing a cohesive and vibrant team, developing meaningful collaborations with volunteer leaders, fostering an exceptional customer service culture, and facilitating positive volunteer experiences for members. Visionary leader and strategic planner.
Certified Association Executive (CAE) - Certified 1997 - Re-certified 2002, 2005, 2008, 2011, 2014, 2017
RELEVANT PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
ASAE: CAE Action Team 2010 – 2012; CAE National Outreach and Scholarship Subcommittees 2010 – 2012; Journal of Association Leadership Editorial Board, 2007-2009; Member, CAE Examination Subcommittee, 2007-2009; CAE Exam Proctor, 2004.
WSAE: President: 2011; President-elect: 2010; Treasurer 2009; Director, Board of Directors, 2006-2008; Chair, CAE Committee, 2007-2008; Member – WSAE Innovation Task Force, 2010-curent; Chair, Program Committee, 2005; Member: Resource Development Task Force, 2004; Member: Golf Outing Committee, 2004.
Other: Operation Finally Home WI – 2015-current; WCBA Skilled Trades Committee – 2016-2017; MAC CEO Roundtable – 2012-2017; Executive Officer Board of Directors, NAHB - 2012 – 2017; WCBA Infrastructure Committee – 2015-2017; Young Non-Profit Professionals-Greater Milwaukee Chapter - Mentor, 2008-2009; Association Forum of Chicagoland - Professional Mentorship Program, 1997-2004; Professional mentor to many CAE candidates.