The Association Societies Alliance (ASA) is the association for chief executives of local, regional, multi-state, national, independent, autonomous not-for-profit societies of association executives (SAEs), whose organizations are governed by a volunteer board of directors. The purpose of The Alliance is to provide opportunities for liaison and cooperation between association society executives for the purpose of sharing information, learning from experience of others, improving the management quality provided to association executive organizations, to provide liaison with ASAE on issues of mutual interest, and to represent association society executives in forums requiring that representation.

ASA collectively represents more than 4,000 trade, professional and individual membership associations in 40 states including: AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, ME, MI, MN, MS, MT, NH, NM, NY, NV, NC, ND, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI and WY.

ASA membership is proud to also represent associations in Australia and New Zealand

2023-2024 Leadership

Chair: Angela Kisskeys, Associations North
Donna Oser, CAE, Michigan Society of Association Executives
Angela Underwood, Kentucky Society of Association Executives
Amy Wilson, Mississippi Society of Association Executives
Immediate Past Chair: 
Jarrod Clabaugh, CAE, Ohio Society of Association Professionals

Executive Director: Mark McSweeney, CAE, Indiana Society of Association Executives

For more information about ASA, please contact Mark McSweeney, CAE


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