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!

Wednesday, January 23  Government Relations & Advocacy Day
@ Capitol Building, Frankfort, KY

  • 8:00am-4:00pm
  • Open to KSAE members AND non-members
  • Executives and Government Relations staff only
  • More information forthcoming!


Thursday, March 21  Joint Meeting with KBC MPI
@ Location TBD

  • 11:00am-2:00pm
  • More information forthcoming!

Wednesday, April 24  Annual Keeneland Outing
@ Keeneland

  • Gates open at 11:00am
  • Lunch 11:30am-3:00pm
  • First race is at 1:15pm
  • Registration opens this Spring!












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

Chris McClure
Lead Life BIG Coaching and Leadership Training

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









Thank You to Our Convention Sponsors