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Texas Restaurant Association Announces New CEO

Emily Williams Knight has been named the new Chief Executive Officer of the Texas Restaurant Association (TRA). Knight assumes all CEO responsibilities this July, immediately following TRA Marketplace, the association’s largest annual event. Knight has more than 20 years of experience and success in national and global leadership positions. She most recently served as Managing Director of Higher Education North ...

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2019 New Board Members and Officer Slate

TSAE’s Nominating Committee met on March 7, 2019 to nominate members to fill TSAE Officer and Board of Director positions beginning in 2019. The slate was approved by the TSAE Board on April 8 and an official announcement of the slate of new Officers and Board of Directors was sent to the membership on April 9. 2019 New Board Members: Julie ...

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Meet the 2019 Class of Leadership TSAE

Congratulations to the 13 participants selected for the 2019 class of Leadership TSAE! Leadership TSAE is a nine-month program designed to help association professionals develop well-rounded skills and a broader knowledge base to enhance their professional abilities and make them a more valuable leader at their association. The program includes exclusive education sessions, a community of growing association professionals, mentor/protégé relationship and ...

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TSAE Welcomes 5 New CAEs

TSAE would like to congratulate the five TSAE members who recently earned their Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential. The CAE Program serves to elevate professional standards, enhance individual performance, and designate those who have acquired and have demonstrated knowledge essential to the practice of association management. This September at the New Ideas Annual Conference in Houston, TSAE will recognize the Summer 2017 ...

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TSAE Welcomes 8 New CAEs

Congratulations to the eight TSAE members who recently passed the Certified Association Executive (CAE) exam. The Fall 2016 class of CAEs successfully completed the CAE examination administered nationwide in December 2016 and will be recognized in September at the New Ideas Annual Conference in Houston. The CAE Program serves to elevate professional standards, enhance individual performance, and designate those who ...

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In Memoriam: Don R. McCullough, CAE

Distinguished Life member Don R. McCullough, CAE peacefully passed away February 17, 2017 after a short battle with AML Leukemia. He was born in Austin on August 4, 1939. A longtime TSAE member, McCullough once served as interim Executive Director before the hiring of Marilyn Monroe. McCullough and his wife, Sherrill, founded Association and Society Management Inc. (ASMI) in 1966, ...

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In Memoriam: Don R. McCullough, CAE

Distinguished Life member Don R. McCullough, CAE, peacefully passed away February 17, 2017 after a short battle with AML Leukemia. He was born in Austin on August 4, 1939. A longtime TSAE member, McCullough once served as interim Executive Director before the hiring of Marilyn Monroe. McCullough and his wife, Sherrill, founded Association and Society Management Inc. (ASMI) in 1966, ...

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TSAE Welcomes 8 New CAEs

Congratulations to the eight TSAE members who passed the Certified Association Executive (CAE) exam earlier this year. The Fall 2016 class of CAEs successfully completed the CAE examination administered nationwide in December 2016 and will be recognized in September at the New Ideas Annual Conference in Houston. The CAE Program serves to elevate professional standards, enhance individual performance, and designate ...

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