CAE Working Group

The Certified Association Executive (CAE) Working Group is comprised of members who have earned their CAE, and who develop best practices for encouraging and preparing candidates for the CAE exam. Members of this group will work with staff to ensure that the format and content of the CAE Study Course helps candidates successfully achieve the CAE designation.

The Working Group:

  • Oversees content for CAE Study Groups
  • Suggests and trains facilitators for the CAE Study Groups
  • Conducts CAE facilitator orientation sessions for new facilitators (one to two per year) 
  • Conducts CAE brown bag webinars for attendees interested in learning more about the CAE certification process and Study Groups (two per year)
  • Participates in MyForum online discussion boards for the CAE Study Groups, answering participant questions and providing insight 
  • Actively promotes the CAE designation, Study Group, and CAE scholarships to the Association Forum community
  • Encourages diverse professionals to participate as exam candidates as well as Study Group attendees and facilitators

The Working Group Is Recommended for Members Who:

  • Have attained their CAE designation
  • Are interested in promoting the designation as a sign of commitment to the association management profession
  • Are willing to review CAE study course materials, refine the facilitator training program and make suggestions on Association Forum’s CAE Study Group program

Time Commitment:

  • Attendance at committee meetings and conference calls (minimum of four).

Diana Scott, CAE, Chair
Julie Belloli, CAE
Nicole Bradle, MA, CMP, CAE
Jennifer Brummet, PhD, CAE
Karyn Linn, CAE
Sara Nelli, MA, CAE
Shawna Strickland, CAE
Katie Wochos, MA, CAE

Board Liaison
Vicki Loise, CMP, CAE

Staff Contact

Alec Rosofsky, CAE, CMP, DES

Shawn Randle