Our Board

The TSAE Board is comprised of 19 members and meets quarterly. The Board consists of the Chairman, Chair Elect, Past Chairman, as well as 11 elected members from the Association Prefessional member categories, four (4) elected members from the Affiliate member category, and the President of TSAE.

See our past Board Chairmen 


Theresa Parsons, CAE, CMP
Executive Director
Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education

Chair Elect

Tracy Tomson, CAE
Executive Director
Restaurant Facility Management Association


Immediate Past Chair

Christopher Williston, VI, CAE
President and CEO 
Independent Bankers Association of Texas


Ex-officio/Executive Director

Steven Stout, CAE
Executive Director
Texas Society of Association Executives



Board Members

Joe Bedsole, CTA
Director of State Accounts
Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau

Sandra J. Bench, CMP, CASE
Director, Business Development


Jennifer Mitchell, CAE
Governmental Relations Director
Association of Texas Professional Educators


Jennifer Cawley, JD
Executive Director
Texas Association of Life & Health Insurers


Alicia Dover, CAE
Executive Director
Associated Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Contractors of Texas

LaChelle Evans, CTA, CSEE
National Sales Manager
Frisco Convention & Visitors Bureau


Renita Fonseca, CAE, CMP
Wilderness Medical Society


Devorah Jakubowsky, CAE
Associate Director
Texas Veterinary Medical Association


Tiffany McGee, CAE
Texas Trial Lawyers Association


Tim Niedecken, CAE
Associate Member


Jodi Ann Ray, CAE
President & CEO
Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants


Kim Schoppert, CAE
Chief Administrative Officer
Texas Land Title Association


Linsae Snider
Executive Director
Texas School Public Relations Association


Vanessa Stewart, CMP
Regional Director of Sales – Texas


Megan Woodburn, CAE
Founder & CEO
Strategic Association Management