Board of Directors



Steven C. Anderson, FASAE, CAE, IOM

President and Chief Executive Officer
Natl Assn of Chain Drug Stores
1776 Wilson Blvd., Suite 200
Arlington, VA  22209

Chair-elect, ASAE/Chair, ASAE Research Foundation*
Lakisha Ann Woods, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
The American Institute of Architects (AIA)
1735 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006

Immediate Past Chair of the Board
Stephen J. Caldeira
President and CEO
Household & Commercial Products Assn
1667 K Street NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006

Lynda J. Patterson, FASAE, CAE
President and Owner
1818 Parmenter St #300
Middleton, WI 53562

Chair, ASAE Business Services, Inc.
Peter J. O'Neil, FASAE, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
1625 Prince St
Alexandria, VA 22314

Ex Officio Officer
Michelle I. Mason, FASAE, CAE
President & CEO
ASAE: The Center For Association Leadership
1575 I Street NW
Washington, DC 20005

Board Member*
Marc Anderson
President & CEO
Visit San Antonio
203 South St Mary's St #200
San Antonio, TX 78205

Board Member
Nicole Araujo, CAE
Client Engagement Director
Mighty Citizen
2400 Webberville Rd Bldg B
Austin, TX 78702

Board Member
Carla K. Balakgie, FASAE, CAE
President & CEO
NAMA – National Automatic Merchandising Association
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60606-3102

Board Member*
Scott Beck, FOFD
President and CEO
Tourism Toronto
207 Queens Quay West #405
Toronto, ONM5J 1A7

Board Member*
Rita Chen Fujisawa, MBA, CAE
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
California Association of Health Facilities
2201 K Street
Sacramento, CAE 95816

Board Member
Nabil El‑Ghoroury, PhD, CAE
Executive Director
California Assn of Marriage & Family Therapists
7901 Raytheon Rd
San Diego, CA 92111‑1606

Board Member*
Matthew Gertzog, FASAE, CAE
Deputy Executive Director
Amer Soc of Hematology
2021 L St NW #900
Washington, DC 20036

Board Member*
Jay Karen, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
National Golf Course Owners Association
291 Seven Farms Drive, 2nd Floor
Charleston, SC 29492

Board Member*
Lemmietta G. McNeilly, PhD, CCC-SLP, FASAE, CAE, FNAP, ASHA Fellow
Chief Staff Officer for Speech-Language Pathology
Amer Speech Language Hearing Assn
2200 Research Blvd #225
Rockville, MD 20850 3289

Board Member
Sheri Sesay-Tuffour, PHD, CAE
Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
9605 Medical Center Drive, Suite 250
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Board Member*
Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE
President and CEO
National Business Officers Association
1400 I Street NW, Suite 675
Washington, DC 20005

Board Member
Stephen P. Stahr, IOM, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
Million Dollar Round Table
325 West Touhy Ave
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Lynne Thomas GordonBoard Member
Lynne Thomas Gordon, CAE
American Association of Orthodontists
401 North Lindbergh Blvd
St. Louis, MO  63141-7816

Board Member*
Irving Washington, FASAE, CAE
Executive Director/CEO
Online News Association
1111 N. Capitol St NE
Washington, DC 20002

General Counsel*
Jerald A. Jacobs, ESQ.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP
1200 17th St NW
Washington, DC 20036