Key Professional Associations Committee

Key Professional Associations Committee (KPAC)

Chair

Elaine Weiss


CEO/Executive Director


  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • 633 North Saint Clair Street, Ste 2100
  • Chicago, IL 60611
Peter J. O'Neil, FASAE, CAE photo
Vice Chair

Peter J. O'Neil, FASAE, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • ASIS International
  • 1625 Prince St
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
Immediate Past Chair

Lynne Thomas Gordon, MBA, RHIA, FACHE, FAHIMA, CAE


CEO


  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • 401 North Lindbergh Blvd
  • Saint Louis, MO 63141-7816

Paul W. Abramowitz, Pharm.D, Sc.D. (Hon), FASHP


CEO


  • ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists)
  • 4500 East West Highway
  • #900
  • Bethesda, MD 20814

Thomas E. Arend Jr., Esq., CAE


CEO


  • American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • 9400 West Higgins Road
  • Suite 100
  • Rosemont, IL 60018-4235
John D. Barnes photo

John D. Barnes


President


  • Heart Failure Society of America
  • 9211 Corporate Boulevard, Suite 270
  • Rockville, MD 20850
Debra S. BenAvram, FASAE, CAE photo

Debra S. BenAvram, FASAE, CAE


CEO


  • AABB
  • 4550 Montgomery Ave
  • Suite 700
  • Bethesda, MD 20814
Suzanne C. Berry, MBA, CAE photo

Suzanne C. Berry, MBA, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
  • 1800 M St NW
  • Suite 740 South
  • Washington, DC 20036-5842
Patricia V. Blake, FASAE, CAE photo

Patricia V. Blake, FASAE, CAE


CEO


  • Heart Rhythm Society
  • 1325 G Street, NW
  • Suite 400
  • Washington, DC 20005

Deborah J. Bowen, FACHE, FASAE, CAE


President & CEO


  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • 300 S. Riverside Plaza Suite 1900
  • Chicago, IL 60606-6698
Christopher D. Busky, CAE photo

Christopher D. Busky, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • 1300 Wilson Blvd #300
  • Arlington, VA 22209-2321

Barbara Byrd Keenan, FASAE, CAE


CEO


  • Endocrine Society
  • 2055 L St NW Suite 600
  • Washington, DC 20036

David Cade


Executive Vice President/CEO


  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • 1620 Eye St NW 6th Fl
  • Washington, DC 20006
Robert H. Chalker, MBA, CAE photo

Robert H. Chalker, MBA, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • NACE International Headquarters
  • 15835 Park Ten Place
  • Houston, TX 77084
John E. Courtney, Ph.D. photo

John E. Courtney, Ph.D.


Chief Executive Officer


  • American Society for Nutrition
  • 9211 Corporate Blvd, Suite 300
  • Rockville, MD 20850
Matthew R. D'Uva, FASAE, CAE photo

Matthew R. D'Uva, FASAE, CAE


CEO


  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  • 1001 N Fairfax St
  • 4th Floor
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
Steven C. Echard, IOM, CAE photo

Steven C. Echard, IOM, CAE


Executive Vice President


  • American College of Rheumatology
  • 2200 Lake Boulevard NE
  • Atlanta, GA 30319
Abraham Eshkenazi, CSCP, FACHE, CPA, FASAE, CAE photo

Abraham Eshkenazi, CSCP, FACHE, CPA, FASAE, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • Association for Supply Chain Management
  • 8430 West Bryn Mawr Ave #1000
  • Chicago, IL 60631

Arthur C. Evans Jr.


CEO


  • American Psychological Association
  • 750 First St NE
  • Washington, DC 20002

Joseph Fifer


President & CEO


  • Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • 3 Westbrook Corporate Ctr #600
  • Westchester, IL 60154
Gregory J. Fine, FASAE, CAE photo

Gregory J. Fine, FASAE, CAE


EVP/CEO


  • CCIM Institute
  • 430 North Michigan Ave #700
  • Chicago, IL 60611-4092
Randy W. Fiser photo

Randy W. Fiser


President and CEO


  • American Society of Interior Designers
  • 1152 15th Street NW, Suite 910
  • Washington, DC 20005
Stephen Victor Gold, JD, CAE photo

Stephen Victor Gold, JD, CAE


President and CEO


  • Manufacturers Alliance/MAPI, Inc.
  • 1600 Wilson Blvd #1100
  • Arlington, VA 22209-2594
Mark J. Golden, FASAE, CAE photo

Mark J. Golden, FASAE, CAE


Executive Director


  • National Society of Professional Engineers
  • 1420 King St
  • Alexandria, VA 22314-2794
Patrick Gouhin, CAE photo

Patrick Gouhin, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • Angel Capital Association
  • 10977 Granada Ln #103
  • Overland Park, KS 66211

Brian H. Graff, Esq.


Executive Director


  • American Retirement Association
  • 4245 North Fairfax Dr #750
  • Arlington, VA 22203
John H. Graham IV, FASAE, CAE photo

John H. Graham IV, FASAE, CAE


President and CEO


  • ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership
  • 1575 I Street NW
  • Washington, DC 20005

Gregory W. Heidrich


Executive Director


  • Society of Actuaries
  • 475 North Martingale Rd #600
  • Schaumburg, IL 60173-2226

James Kaitz


President and Chief Executive Officer


  • Association for Financial Professionals
  • 4520 East West Highway
  • Bethesda, MD 20814
Sherry Keramidas photo

Sherry Keramidas


Executive Director


  • American Occupational Therapy Association Inc
  • 6116 Executive Boulevard
  • Suite 200
  • North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929
Tim R. Knettler, MBA, CAE photo

Tim R. Knettler, MBA, CAE


CEO


  • National Association of SMHPD Research Institute
  • 3141 Fairview Park Drive
  • Suite 650
  • Falls Church, VA 22042
Gary A. LaBranche, FASAE, CAE photo

Gary A. LaBranche, FASAE, CAE


President and CEO


  • National Investor Relations Institute
  • 225 Reinekers Lane #560
  • Alexandria, VA 22314

Denise LeDuc-Froemming


CEO/Executive Vice President


  • Institute of Real Estate Management
  • 430 N. Michigan Ave.
  • Chicago, IL 60611

Saul Levin, MD, MPA


CEO


  • American Psychiatric Association
  • 800 Maine Avenue SW Suite 900
  • Washington, DC 20024

Martha L. Liggett, Esq.


Executive Director


  • American Society of Hematology
  • 2021 L St NW #900
  • Washington, DC 20036
Mark W. Light, CAE photo

Mark W. Light, CAE


CEO & Executive Director- Retired


  • No Address
Matthew S. Loeb, CGEIT, FASAE, CAE photo

Matthew S. Loeb, CGEIT, FASAE, CAE


Interim Executive Director


  • Biomedical Engineering Society
  • 8201 Corporate Dr #1125
  • Landover, MD 20785-2224
Elizabeth M. Lucas, MBA, CAE photo

Elizabeth M. Lucas, MBA, CAE


Executive Director & CEO


  • Soroptimist International of the Americas
  • 1709 Spruce St
  • Philadelphia, PA 19103
Charles J. MacFarlane, FACHE photo

Charles J. MacFarlane, FACHE


Chief Executive Officer


  • American Association of Diabetes Educators
  • 200 West Madison Street #800
  • Chicago, IL 60606

Paul A. Markowski, CAE


CEO


  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • 245 Riverside Ave #200
  • Jacksonville, FL 32202-4933
Sal Martino, FASAE, CAE photo

Sal Martino, FASAE, CAE


Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director


  • American Society of Radiologic Technologists
  • 15000 Central Ave SE
  • Albuquerque, NM 87123-3909
Christine W. McEntee, MHA, FASAE photo

Christine W. McEntee, MHA, FASAE


Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer


  • American Geophysical Union
  • 2000 Florida Ave NW
  • Washington, DC 20009-1275

Justin Moore, PT, DPT


CEO


  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • 1111 North Fairfax St
  • Alexandria, VA 22314-1488

Randall Moore


CEO


  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
  • 222 South Prospect Ave
  • Park Ridge, IL 60068-4001

Kathleen T. O'Loughlin, DMD, MPH


Exec Dir & COO


  • American Dental Association
  • 211 East Chicago Ave
  • Chicago, IL 60611-2678
Arlene A. Pietranton, Ph.D., FASAE, CAE photo

Arlene A. Pietranton, Ph.D., FASAE, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • 2200 Research Blvd #225
  • Rockville, MD 20850-3289
Paul Pomerantz, FACHE, FASAE, CAE photo

Paul Pomerantz, FACHE, FASAE, CAE


CEO


  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • 1061 American Lane
  • Schaumburg, IL 60173
Mark A. Rubin photo

Mark A. Rubin


Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice President


  • Society of Petroleum Engineers
  • 222 Palisades Creek Dr
  • Richardson, TX 75080
Catherine M. Rydell, CAE photo

Catherine M. Rydell, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • American Academy of Neurology
  • 201 Chicago Avenue
  • Minneapolis, MN 55415
Marty Saggese photo

Marty Saggese


Executive Director


  • Society for Neuroscience
  • 1121 14th St NW
  • Suite 1010
  • Washington, DC 20005

Lauren M. Schadle, CAE


Executive Director and CEO


  • Financial Planning Association
  • 1290 Broadway, Ste. 1625
  • Denver, CO 80203
Lawrence D. Sloan, MBA, CAE photo

Lawrence D. Sloan, MBA, CAE


CEO


  • American Industrial Hygiene Association
  • 3141 Fairview Park Dr # 777
  • Falls Church, VA 22042

Thomas W. Smith III, F.ASCE, CAE


Executive Director


  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • 1801 Alexander Bell Dr
  • Reston, VA 20191-4400
Stephen P. Stahr, IOM, CAE photo

Stephen P. Stahr, IOM, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • Million Dollar Round Table
  • 325 West Touhy Ave
  • Park Ridge, IL 60068-4265
Scott M. Steen, FASAE, CAE photo

Scott M. Steen, FASAE, CAE


Executive Director


  • American Physiological Society
  • 6120 Executive Boulevard, Suite 600
  • Rockville, MD 20852

Robert G. Stein, MBA, FASAE, CAE



  • No Address
Christie A. Tarantino-Dean, FASAE, CAE photo

Christie A. Tarantino-Dean, FASAE, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • Institute of Food Technologists
  • 525 W Van Buren St Ste 1000
  • Chicago, IL 60607

Laura I. Thevenot, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • American Society for Radiation Oncology
  • 251 18th Street South
  • 8th Floor
  • Arlington, VA 22202
Steve Van Hout photo

Steve Van Hout


Executive Director


  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • 2510 North Frontage Rd
  • Darien, IL 60561
Kenneth J. Widelka, CPA, CAE photo

Kenneth J. Widelka, CPA, CAE


Executive Director


  • American Association of Endodontists
  • 180 N Stetson Ave., Suite 1500
  • Chicago, IL 60601-6710

Dean Wilkerson, JD, MBA, CAE


Executive Director


  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • 4950 W Royal Lane
  • Irving, TX 75063
Richard Yep, FASAE, CAE photo

Richard Yep, FASAE, CAE


Chief Executive Officer


  • American Counseling Association
  • 6101 Stevenson Avenue
  • Suite 600
  • Alexandria, VA 22304-3300

Edward Youdell


President and CEO


  • Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, Intl
  • 2135 Point Blvd
  • Elgin, IL 60123
Susan R. Robertson, CAE photo
Senior Staff Liaison

Susan R. Robertson, CAE


EVP, ASAE/President, ASAE Foundation


  • ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership
  • 1575 I Street NW
  • Washington, DC 20005
Jenna Worley, CAE photo
Staff Liaison

Jenna Worley, CAE


Senior Director, Executive and Board Operations


  • ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership
  • 1575 I Street NW
  • Washington, DC 20005