- Melinda Waite Receives Evolving Eagle Award
Melinda Waite, Membership and Marketing Manager, has received the Evolving Eagle award from Association Acumen. The annual award is presented to the individual who has grown the most professionally and consistently demonstrated excellence in her/his position by making the most improvements to a specific client and to Association Acumen.
“I am honored to be recognized for my contributions to our team. I am grateful to work in an environment that encourages data-driven decisions, innovative solutions and professional development,” Waite said. “I’m proud to bring refreshed approaches and tactics to our membership campaigns, marketing plans and event technology.” Continue reading →
- Elizabeth Schlicht Receives AFLA President’s Award
Elizabeth Schlicht, Membership and Marketing Manager for the Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association (AFLA), was acknowledged with a President’s Award for bringing leadership and stability to the committees she serves. Multiple committee chairs recommended recognition for her service to the organization. These annual awards are given to individuals who have gone above and beyond to serve AFLA through the President’s term. AFLA is managed by Association Acumen, an award-winning accredited association management company based in Menomonee Falls. Continue reading →
- Betsy Smith Promoted to Vice President of Finance
Betsy Smith, CPA, MST, has been promoted to Vice President of Finance at Association Acumen, effective immediately. Smith has eighteen years of public and non-profit accounting experience. She oversees accounting and finance functions, information technology and is also heavily involved in the transition process of transferring new clients’ financial records and systems to Acumen. She had previously served as Executive Director of Finance. Continue reading →
- Mike Mathy Named Executive Director of FOCIS
Mike Mathy has been named Executive Director of the Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCIS), effective immediately. Mathy succeeds Sarah Martis, who has been Executive Director since 2013.
Mathy is a seasoned association management professional with over nine years of experience in leadership roles in regional and national associations. Continue reading →
- Beth Klipping Named Executive Director of WIO
Beth Klipping, MBA, has been named the new Executive Director of Women in Ophthalmology (WIO), effective immediately. Klipping succeeds Sarah Martis, who has been Executive Director since 2009.
Klipping has worked in academic publishing for the last 8 years and has previously served as executive director for multiple associations, including the Society for Behavioral Medicine. She recently completed her MBA with an emphasis in data analytics at Loras College in Dubuque, IA. Continue reading →