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 is approved as a provider of continuing education for those holding the CAE designation.

Mark your Calendar for these upcoming events!

Friday, February 23 
CEO Roundtable

@ KY Manufactured Housing Institute
  • 12:00 - 3:00pm
  • "401K Investments" by Stephen Strong & Aaron McAndrews, Logan Lavelle Hunt
  • Questions about the CEO Roundtable? Email the KSAE Office.


Wednesday, February 27  Legislative Breakfast

@ Governor's Mansion

Wednesday, February 27  Convention Planning Meeting

@ KY Manufactured Housing Institute
Thursday, March 29  Joint KSAE/MPI Meeting
@ Buffalo Trace Distillery
  • 11:00am - 2:00pm
  • Registration opens in February!





CEO Roundtable Meeting
Friday, February 23, 2018
Annual KSAE Legislative Breakfast
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
2nd 2018 Convention Committee Meeting
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Joint Membership Meeting with MPI KBC
Thursday, March 29, 2018
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

Lisa DeGolyer
The Valisade Group

Steve Haffner
Steve Haffner, Speaker & Mentalist

Laura Hicks
Omni Louisville Hotel

Chris Joyce
Chris Joyce Photography

Theresa Paolo
Cincinnati Marriott at Rivercenter

Brian Savoy

Megan Simon
Hyatt Regency Louisville