Professional Affiliations


American Society of Association Executives

ASAE is the premier source of learning, knowledge and future-oriented research for the association and nonprofit profession, and provides resources, education, ideas and advocacy to enhance the power and performance of the association and nonprofit community.

We believe associations have the power to transform society for the better. Our passion is to help association professionals achieve previously unimaginable levels of performance. We do this by nurturing a community of really smart, creative, and interesting people – our members.


Georgia Society of Association Executives

GSAE’s mission is to advance the profession of association management and to enhance the professionalism of association executives. Our focus is to create meaningful and diverse opportunities that allow members to connect with each other. GSAE is the best place for Georgia-based association professionals and suppliers to form meaningful connections with peers. GSAE is committed to professionalism, community, leadership and innovation. These values define who we are, what we stand for, and why we exist.


Meeting Professionals International

Meeting Professionals International, the premier global association community for meeting and event professionals, believes in the unequalled power of events and human connections to advance organizational objectives.


Professional Convention Management Association

PCMA represents more than 6,000 meeting industry leaders from 17 chapters in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Members include planner and trade show/exhibit professionals, suppliers, faculty, students and Emeritus. PCMA’s vision is to be the leading organization for meeting and event professionals. PCMA’s mission is to deliver superior and innovative education and promote the value of professional convention management.


Society of human resource management


Senior planners industry network