Connecting the Pieces: Essential Elements of Association Management

February 12 & 13, 2019
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Canyon View Event Center (ABOR)
4800 Spicewood Springs Road
Austin, Texas 78759 (map)

$100 TSAE Member/$150 Non-member (Breakfast provided)*
CAE Hours: 6

Online registration closed. Please contact Catherine Lapoint to sign up. 

"Connecting the Pieces: Essential Elements of Association Management" is an introductory course spread over two half-days that reviews the main functions and practices of associations. This course is geared toward association professionals who have three or less years of association/nonprofit experience.

The course is presented by faculty of TSAE member volunteers and covers eight areas of interest:

Day 1:

  • The History of Associations
  • Membership Recruitment and Retention
  • Education and Events
  • Strategic Planning

Day 2:

  • Volunteer Involvement
  • Association Finance
  • Government Relations
  • Legal Considerations


"I really liked hearing from the speakers who had experience in the association world. You could see and hear their passion for the industry!"

"This was my first TSAE class, and I found it incredibly valuable! Thank you for putting it together."

"Very well done!"

"Thank you - it was great for an association newbee!"

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