Linda Brady, CAE
Texas Dental Association
Linda Brady, CAE is the Executive Director of the Texas Dental Association (TDA). She joined TDA and relocated to Texas in 2017.
Linda has been an association management executive for more than 25 years. Most recently, she served as chief executive officer of the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity and previously directed various business segments at the Clinical Documentation Industry Association, International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, the Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine, and the Labor Policy Association.
Linda is a member of the American Society of Association Executives, the Texas Society of Association Executives, and the American Society of Constituent Dental Executives. In 2004, she earned her Certified Association Executive credential. Linda has a B.A. in sociology and a certificate in criminology from Douglass College at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Linda currently resides in Wimberley, Texas with her husband, daughter, and three dogs.
Lauren Turner, CAE, CMP
Assistant VP of Outreach
Houston Apartment Association
Lauren Turner, CAE, CMP is the Assistant Vice President of Outreach for the Houston Apartment Association. She oversees all outreach programs for the association and is responsible for bringing targeted networking and educational offerings to HAA’s 12-county service area. She serves as the staff liaison for the Outreach Committee and works closely with HAA’s Vice President’s At Large.
Lauren in involved in outlying legislative advocacy with city and county key officials as well as various elected officials. Lauren is a member American Society of Association Executives, the Texas Society of Association Executives, and currently serves as the Vice President for the Houston Society of Association Executives. Lauren holds a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Administration from Stephen F. Austin State University and currently resides in Katy, Texas with her husband, son and two cats.
Ginger Meyners, CAE
Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education
Ginger Meyners, MBA, CAE serves as the Associate Director for the Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education (TCASE). Prior to joining the TCASE team in September 2012, she served as Director of Marketing for Affiniscape and as the Director of Marketing for the National Association of Child Care Professionals. Ginger joined the TSAE Board of Directors in June 2022 and has served on numerous TSAE committees and task forces since 2012.
Alysia Roden, CMP, CTA, CEM
San Antonio, TX
Alysia Roden, CMP, CTA, CEM is a destination marketing professional with 18 years of sales experience. For the past 13 years, Alysia has worked for Visit San Antonio but is transitioning to Visit Austin as the Vice President of Sales at the end of September. Alysia will lead the Visit Austin sales team in driving groups to hold meetings, conventions, and trade shows in Austin. Alysia is the proud mom of two young children and a graduate of Texas A&M University.