What is association management? That was the main question today asked of students within Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM). Joe Sapp, of Talley Management Group and Kyle Fernley of Fernley and Fernley, representing the Mid-Atlantic Society of Association Executives (MASAE) presented to a classroom of students about what association management is, how they can find a career in the industry and how MASAE can be an organization for the them to engage with.
I have the good fortune of traveling to Kenya annually to see friends and family. But now, thanks to CIPE, I have another great reason to visit. My CIPE mentee, June Gathoni and her organization, the Small and Medium Entrepreneurial Resource Centre, are headquartered in Nairobi and on my trip this March we were able to meet for the first time after several SKYPE calls over the past 8 months.