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!

Friday, November 2  CEO Roundtable
@ Kentucky Manufactured Housing Institute

  • 12:00-3:00pm
  • "Easy & Practical Technology Tips"
  • Register NOW

Wednesday, November 14 
Churchill Downs Outing
@ Churchill Downs

  • 10:30am Tour of Event Space
  • 6th Floor - Millionaires Row
  • 11:30am Gates Open
  • 12:00pm Lunch
  • Register NOW

Wednesday, December 12  Holiday Brunch
@ Hilton Airport Cincinnati

  • Tuesday, December 11, 6:00pm Reception
  • Wednesday, December 12, 9:00am Registration, 9:30am Leadership Activity
  • Brunch followed by "How to R.E.S.T. During the Holidays and Prepare for a Great New Year" by Chris McClure
  • Bring a $10 gift for the exchange!
  • Room Rates  Executives $69; Suppliers $109
  • Register NOW



News from Around Kentucky




Welcome New Members

Dana Arnold
Fayette County Bar Association

David S. Beck
Kentucky Venues

David Carnes

Lydia Clore-Jones
Association Professionals, Inc.

Will Coffman
Bullhorn Creative

Gary Dennis
Courtyard by Marriott, Somerset KY

Matthew Hammond
Mechanical Contractors Association of Kentucky Inc.

Logan Hanes
Kentucky Manufactured Housing Institute

Taylor Howard
NCM Motorsports Park

Josh Huddy
Kentucky Concrete Association

Kelly Ives
Associations Plus

Nick Landers

Peggy Lopez
Seelbach Hilton

Susan Tanner
Asphalt Institute

Chuck Tate
Holiday Inn Paducah Riverfront

Nicole Ware
Traditional Bank

Sandra Wolcott
Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill





2018 Award Winners

  • Executive of the Year: Betty Whittaker, KY Manufactured Housing Institute
  • Supplier of the Year: Zach Phelps, Holiday Inn University Plaza
  • Emerging Leader: Charles George, KY Society of CPAs
  • President's Award: Dave Eggleston, SMA Louisville


Congratulations to our new KSAE Board Members:






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