Mensa's Executive Director since 1997. Prior to that she worked for a variety of associations including the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (Used Car Dealers), Associated Locksmiths and the International Furnishings and Design Association.
Yes there is an association for everything.
She grew up in the business, her Mom was, and still is an Association Executive. During and after college, she worked for Holiday Inn and Radisson Hotels for about 7 years.
Professionally active in the American Society of Association Executives, (ASAE) and has served four years on the national board of directors. As Vice Chair, was being a part of the decision to reduce the board from 38 members to 18. Being a certified Association Executive, means she passed a test and participates in continuing education about the Association profession. A "Fellow" of ASAE and active member for nearly 20 years.
Lives a northern suburb of Fort Worth with husband, mother and two daughters. Fall 2007, one daughter starts college, the other starts High School. We
In spare time enjoys watching cooking shows on TV, am a weather junkie, love reading novels and am the incoming President for the High School Band Booster club. Yes Friday Night Lights is reality in Texas.