Welcome to the
Kentucky Society of Association Executives

KSAE is the professional organization for the paid Executive Staff of not-for-profit organizations and the Associates that supply them with goods and services. KSAE is an affiliate of the American Society of Association Executives and an approved provider of continuing education for those holding the CAE designation.

Mark your Calendar for these upcoming events!


Wenesday, April 25  Keeneland Outing

@ Keeneland
  • 11:00am Gates Open
  • 11:30am - 3:00pm Buffet Lunch
  • 1:05pm First Race
  • Register NOW

Wednesday-Friday, August 1-3  KSAE Annual Convention
@ Holiday Inn University Plaza in Bowling Green

Wednesday, August 29  Membership Luncheon

  • 11:30am Networking
  • 12:00pm Lunch
  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD
  • Registration opens this Summer





Annual Keeneland Event
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

KSAE has teamed with the Michigan Society of Association Executives to offer a CAE Prep Course. Click here for more information.

Thank You to Our Convention Sponsors




2017 Award Winners

  • Executive of the Year: Kerri Schelling, CAE, Interim Executive Director,
    Kentucky School Boards Association
  • Supplier of the Year: Barb Grosso, Sales, Belterra Resort & Casino
  • Emerging Leader: Tyler Campbell, Executive Director, KY Telecom Association
  • President's Award - Penny Gold, KY Society of CPAs
  • President's Award - Peggy Porter, Independent Insurance Agents of KY


Congratulations to our new KSAE Board Members:

Charles George - KY Society of CPAs

Guy Young - KY Trucking Association

Peggy Lopez - Marriott Louisville East

Amy Stamper - Embassy Suites Lexington






KSAE job postings have always been an important membership service. Soon we will be unveiling a new national career search site to our data center. KSAE members will still be able to post their in-state jobs for free, but now a national system will also be available.


Welcome New Members

Karen Blackwell-Mucci
Kentucky Broadcasters Association

Lisa DeGolyer
The Valisade Group

Chris Joyce
Chris Joyce Photography

Kaylee Palmer
Cincinnati Marriott at Rivercenter

Tammy Risen
The Brown Hotel

Brian Savoy

Megan Simon
Hyatt Regency Louisville

Chris Winkle
Kentucky Broadcasters Association

Traci Wright
Assured Partners