2018 Forty Under 40 Award Winners

Forty Under 40

2018 Forty Under 40 Award Winners


Congratulations to these outstanding association and non-profit professionals for their accomplishments, commitment to the industry, leadership skills and continued potential!

The celebration will begin on Wednesday, Dec. 12 at a private awards ceremony. We will continue the recognition in the presence of more than 1,000 association and meetings executives at the Holiday Showcase Keynote and Networking Brunch! 

Amato-Kerry.jpgKerry Amato, CAE Director, Professional Development
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society

Bethea-Natasha.jpgNatasha Bethea Senior Manager, Membership Recruitment & Retention
Association For Psychological Science

Burt-Rick.jpgRick Burt, MAEL, CAE Director, Executive Officers Council
National Association of Home Builders

Dean-Mary.jpgMary Dean, JD, CAE Client Executive
Executive Director, Inc.

Dedajic-Aida.jpgAida Dedajic, CAE Standards Board Program Manager
The Appraisal Foundation

DeYoung-Emily.jpgEmily DeYoung, CMP Senior Director, Educational Programs
Council for Advancement and Support of Education

Katrina Dunn Director of Development
American Fisheries Society

Eichler-_George-Honna.jpgHonna Eichler George Senior Manager, Engagement Services
Society of Women Engineers

Evans-Lombe-Monica.jpgMonica Evans-Lombe, CAEAccount Director

Goldberg-Michelle.jpgMichelle Goldberg Account Executive 
Sentergroup, Inc.

Golden-Meghan.jpgMeghan Golden, MBA Vice President of Partnerships & International Relations
The North American Veterinary Community (NAVC)

Granich-Lori.jpgLori Granich, MBA, RDN Director, Lifelong Learning and Engagement
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Hedrick-Saima.jpgSaima Hedrick, MPH, CAE Account Executive, Executive Director, Operations Director
Virtual Inc.

Iaquinto-Kevin.jpgKevin Iaquinto, MBA Sr. Manager, Digital Marketing and Analytics

Icenogle-Liz.jpgLiz Icenogle, CAE Executive Director of Engagement
ARMA International

Johnson-Gennith.jpgGennith M. Johnson, MCD, CCC-SLP, CAE Associate Director, Health Care Services 
American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)

Jones_Jennifer.jpgJennifer Jones, MS, CAE, IOM Executive Director
The American Institute of Architects, San Francisco (AIASF) and The Center for Architecture + Design

Kinsella-Jon.jpgJon Kinsella Senior Marketing Strategy Manager
Association Headquarters

Klaus-Derek.jpgDerek Klaus Director of Communications
Visit KC

Kovats-Diane.jpgDiane E. Kovats, CAE, CMP Executive Director
International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)

Lindahl-Joe.jpgJoseph Lindahl, MA Senior Account Manager
Association Management Center

Mandurano-Steven.jpgSteven Mandurano, CAE Director of Marketing
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars

Marchiolo-Eryn.jpgEryn Marchiolo, MPH Senior Director, Research and Training
Rheumatology Research Foundation

McMillian-Melissa.jpgMelissa McMillian, CNP Director, Foundation and Business Development
Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM)

Mendia-Emilie.jpgEmilie Mendia Managing Director, Healthcare Convention & Exhibitors Association (HCEA)

Nelson-Richard.jpgRichard Nelson, MS Associate Director, Publishing
American Academy of Dermatology

OConnell-Erin.jpgErin O'Connell, M.S. Program Manager, Knowledge & Learning Experiences
Institute of Food Technologists

Puckey-Tara.jpgTara Puckey, MBA Director of Strategic Initiatives
Radio Television Digital News Association & Foundation (RTDNA / RTDNF)

Rosfelder_Rich.jpgRich Rosfelder Vice President of Strategic Communications
CCIM Institute

Socha-Jennie.jpgJennie Socha, CAEClient Executive
Executive Director, Inc.

Sorenson-Siri.jpgSiri Sorensen, MA, PMP Senior Project Manager, Foundation Manager
International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management

Taylor-Meredith.jpgMeredith Taylor, CAESenior Account Executive 

thomasson-amy.jpgAmy Thomasson Director of Marketing, Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)

Victoria_Nathan.jpgNathan A. Victoria, M.Ed., CAE Senior Director, Recruitment, Engagement, and Volunteerism
NASPA-Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

Viles-Monari-Emily.jpgEmily Viles-Monari Meeting Technology Manager
AMPED Association Management

Wahl-Jennifer.jpgJennifer Wahl Education Manager
American Burn Association

Walsh-Courtney.jpgCourtney Walsh Director of Certification Services and Communications
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Wanless-Beth.jpgBeth Wanless, MPPA Local Government Affairs Director and Regional Manager for Member Outreach
Illinois REALTORS, and Chicago Association of REALTORS

Wicks-Nate.jpgNate Wicks, CAE Senior Manager, Group and Hospital Solutions
American Society of Anesthesiologists

Worley-Jenna.jpgJenna Worley, CAE Associate Director, Sales Development and Analysis
American Society of Association Executives

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