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Anatomy of a Transition: A New Executive’s Journey

By Christopher L. Williston, VI, CAE At the beginning of 2019, I began my dream job. After almost 10 years at the Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT), I stepped into “the chair” as President and CEO of the organization. Of course, the work of transition began long before January 1. Given the fact that our previous CEO (who just ...

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Career Pathing: Advice for Getting to the Executive Director Position

At our final Leadership TSAE session of 2017, we hosted three association CEOs and Executive Directors to take questions from our Leadership participants about what it takes to achieve the top paid position at an association. We asked executives Leslie Midgley, CAE, Executive Vice President and CEO, Texas Land Title Association; Shirley Robinson, CAE, President and CEO, Texas Healthcare Trustees; ...

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