Promotions and Changes
Amy Thomasson, DES, is joining the American College of Medical Quality (ACMQ) as the group’s executive director. She will also serve as vice president of marketing and membership for Affinity Strategies. Thomasson calls this position her “dream role” and encouraged others in a post on LinkedIn: “2020 has been wild and winding. For those of you looking for your next opportunity, keep going. This role is the culmination of two years of relationship building.”
ACMQ is the organization for healthcare professionals responsible for providing leadership in quality and safety outcomes who want or need the tools, experience and expertise to improve the quality and safety of patient care.
New Association Forum Members
Matthew D’Uva, FASAE, CAE, AASLD
Stephanie Lass, Plumbing Manufacturers International
Lydia Riesch, Association of Equipment Manufacturers
Raven Solomon, Raven Solomon (speaker, entrepreneur)
Christina Tomaso, AOSSM
Forum Plus Members
Meredith DeKock, Academy of General Dentistry
Erica Berg, Association Management Center
Mikhail Spector, CCIM Institute
Dave Naso, Chicago Association of REALTORS
Mary Huang, International Association of Defense Counsel
Smruti Rajagopalan, Million Dollar Round Table
Jim Unander, Million Dollar Round Table
Daniel Hug, Selected Independent Funeral Homes
Leslie Kowalczyk, Selected Independent Funeral Homes
Susie Toro, Society of Actuaries
Mollie Weinstein, Society of Critical Care Medicine
Congratulations to all the new Illinois CAEs who passed the summer ASAE exam.
Julie Belloli, CAE, Manager, Member Engagement, HR Source
Anthony Conant, CAE, Chief Executive Officer, American Rental Association
Emily Harris, CAE, Marketing Manager, Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals
Stasia Kocon, CAE, Accounting Manager, American College of Healthcare Executives
Karl Michael Phipps, CAE, Director of Communications & Marketing, Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers
Brian Reilly, CAE, Chief Operating Officer, American Society of Anesthesiologists
Katie Schmitz Scott, CAE, Association Manager, SmithBucklin
Siri Sorensen, CAE, Senior Project Manager, International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management
Bryan White, CAE, Account Executive, Bostrom
Katherine Wochos, CAE, AQI Director of Operations, American Society of Anesthesiologists
Six Association Forum members earned their CAE this summer!
Association Forum Joins Forces with the Center for Creative Leadership to Ignite the Emerging Leaders Program
Association Forum has partnered with CCL to leverage the organization's world-renowned leadership training content.
Association Forum members have access to professional practice statements. A committee reviews these statements annually....