Leadership TSAE

Leadership TSAE is a nine month program designed to help association professionals develop essential skills while creating a community within TSAE.

Ideal candidates for this program are dedicated to growing within the association community and learning skills needed to be a leader in this environment. Candidates must currently be employed by a nonprofit organization or an association management company. 

Leadership TSAE is comprised of a group of approximately 15 association professionals who have a minimum of five years of work experience and/or three years of association experience.
 

Now Accepting 2018 Applications!
 

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Deadline Extended - Due by Friday, October 27, 2017.
 

About Leadership TSAE

The program's benefits include:

  • Exclusive education sessions, including two (2) two-day retreats (27 CAE hours).
  • Community of approximately 15 growing association professionals.
  • Mentor/protégé relationship that will allow for career insight and access to an experienced professional.
  • Personal assessment providing you with a new perspective about your work style and strengths 

Leadership TSAE programming includes a mixture of knowledge-based topics as well as engaging discussion facilitated via roundtables, panels, Q&A sessions, small/large group activities, assignments between sessions, among other approaches in order to promote problem solving and solution-based management.

  • Essential Leadership Qualities
  • Emotional Intelligence 
  • Strengths-Based Leadership 
  • Leadership Style and Communication
  • Human Behavior and Motivation
  • Individual and Team Accountability
  • Performance Coaching
  • Presentation Skills
  • Budgeting and Finance
  • Lobbying and Governmental Relations
  • Strategic Thinking  
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Career Planning and Development
  • Teambuilding
     

2018 Session Dates

Attendance at all educational sessions is mandatory, including an overnight stay for the retreat. All sessions will be held in Austin at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center. One night of hotel stays for each retreat session is covered by the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center.

  • Luncheon, Orientation & Session 1: Tuesday and Wednesday, February 12 & 13, 2018 (Overnight Retreat)
  • Happy Hour Social: Thursday, March 22, 2018
  • Session 2: Wednesday, April 9, 2018  
  • Session 3: Wednesday, July 16 & 17, 2018  (Overnight Retreat)
  • Session 4: Wednesday, October 23, 2018
     

Cost and Payment

The cost of Leadership TSAE is $895 for a member, $995 for a nonmember. This includes one night of hotel stays for each retreat session, covered by the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center. Payment is due upon acceptance into the program.
 

Application and Selection Process

Ideal candidates are dedicated to growing within the association community and learning skills needed to be a leader in this environment.  Candidates must be currently employed by a nonprofit organization or an association management company.

Candidates must have at least three (3) years in the association industry or at least five (5) years of total work experience.

Note: Multiple applicants from an organization will be accepted, but only one applicant from an organization may be selected.

To apply, please complete and submit the application along with a current resume, recommendation letter, bio, headshot, and participant profile.
 

 

Download Fillable MS Word Application

Download PDF Application

2018 applications are due October 27, 2017
 

Previous Classes

Meet the 2017 Class

Meet the 2016 Class

Meet the 2015 Class

Meet the 2014 Class

 

Mentors

TSAE seeks top level executives from associations throughout Texas who will participate in Leadership TSAE as mentors and can lead, guide and motivate professionals selected for the program.

Learn more about becoming a Leadership TSAE mentor


Questions?

If you have any questions about Leadership TSAE, contact Aaron Hernandez at aaron@tsae.org or 512-444-1974.
 

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TSAE is a CAE Approved Provider. Every program that we offer which qualifies for CAE credit will clearly identify the number of CAE credits granted for full participation, and we will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies.