Welcome to the
Kentucky Society of Association of Executives

KSAE is the professional organization for the paid Executive staff of not-for-profit professional and trade 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.

Annual Keeneland Event
Wednesday, April 24, 2024
2024 Leadership Summit - Attendee Registration
Thursday, June 27, 2024




Welcome New Members!

Aaron Cunningham
Kentucky Concrete Association

Melanie Fransen
In Any Event, LLC

Jennifer Goodpaster
The Origin Hotel Lexington

Kenny Hoerter, Jr.
Independent Electrical Contractors of Kentucky and Southern Indiana

Jakeeva Lee
Greater Louisville Association of REALTORS

Matt Niehaus
Professional Insurance Agents of Kentucky

Audrey Petty
Limestone Events

Lori Spragens
Association of State Dam Safety Officials


2023 Award Winners 

  • Executive of the Year:

Tyler Campbell, Kentucky Rural Broadband Association

  • Emerging Leader of the Year: 

Brett Ruffing, Kentucky Concrete Association

  • Supplier of the Year:

Christine Robinett, Belterra Casino Resort