Nominees for ASAE and ASAE Foundation Board Announced

June 11, 2018

The Leadership Committee of ASAE and the ASAE Foundation has selected the following nominees to serve on the ASAE and the ASAE Foundation Boards of Directors for Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19), which begins September 1, 2018.

The Leadership Committee develops a pool of candidates for board service that best exemplifies ASAE’s membership profile and is representative of the organization’s diversity — including geography, size, gender, ethnicity, skill sets and areas of experience. This year’s committee is chaired by Immediate Past Chair of ASAE Scott D. Wiley, FASAE, CAE, President and CEO of The Ohio Society of CPAs.

The list of nominees are:

Sal Martino, FASAE, CAE, CEO, American Society of Radiologic Technologists, Albuquerque, New Mexico, will become the chair of the ASAE Board.

Patricia V. Blake, FASAE, CAE, CEO, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Downers Grove, Illinois, will become chair-elect and chair of the ASAE Foundation Board.

Stephen J. Caldeira, president and CEO, Household & Commercial Products Association, Washington, DC, will be the new secretary-treasurer.

The committee nominated the following individuals for the FY19 Boards. All “At Large” Directors are ASAE Board members and three of five will also serve on the ASAE Foundation Board.

Directors “At Large” (three-year term)

Heidi Biggs Brock, president & CEO, The Aluminum Association, Arlington, Virginia, (ASAE and ASAE Foundation)

Michael Dominguez, senior vice president, MGM Resorts International, Las Vegas, Nevada, (ASAE and ASAE Foundation — Industry Partner Position)

Sheri L. Jacobs, FASAE, CAE, president and CEO, Avenue M Group LLC, Highland Park, Illinois, (ASAE and ASAE Foundation)

Stefanie Reeves, MA, CAE, executive eirector, Maryland Psychological Association, Columbia, Maryland, (ASAE)

Thomas W. Smith III, FASCE, CAE, executive director, American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, Virginia, (ASAE)

The new board will be officially installed and join the remaining board members at the 2018 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition, August 18-21, in Chicago.

ASAE bylaws provide the opportunity for additional nominees to be proposed through a petition process. Should any member be proposed by petition, the petition should contain the signatures of at least 2.5 percent of the ASAE voting membership (1052) and should be received at ASAE Headquarters no later than July 16, 2018, to the attention of Scott D. Wiley, FASAE, CAE, Chair of the Leadership Committee.

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