Teams

Meet our Eight Teams

The 50th Anniversary team is helping identify creative ways to celebrate this milestone.  We've created a 50th logo, are re-connecting with all our past presidents, and making plans to raise the profile of WSAE now and throughout 2018.

Thru June 2018

Chair: vacant
Bill Dickerson, DCG One
Connie Thorpe, Red Lion Jansen Beach
Donna Cameron, Retired
Lance Clark, Oregon Real Estate Forms, LLC
Lola Franklin, CAE
Linda Herald, Wenatchee Convention Center
Marcia Holland, CAE
Lynn Melby, Retired
Russ Nickel, Retired
Susan Renner, Skamania Lodge 

The convention team planning is underway!  The official kick-off meeting was held September 12 in Yakima.  "50 YEARS BOLD" is the theme.  The call for sessions is being shared with an October 18 deadline.  The program will be announced mid December.  Meet us in Yakima for June 6-8, 2018 for an epic celebration. 

Thru June 2018
Chair Brenda Orffer, Washington Health Care Association
Jeff Bowe, Experience Olympia & Beyond
Brynn Kloster, Visit Yakima
Shannon Long, Visit Spokane
Susan Renner, Skamania Lodge
Marcy Salo, Sun Mountain Lodge
Connie Thorpe, Red Lion Jansen Beach

This team will create a comprehensive education portfolio that adresses member needs at all stages of their career.

1-6 months from initiation
Chair Michelle Mills Clements, CAE, Commercial Brokers Association
Cassandra Colony, in transition
Vanessa Dennison, Dennison-Associates
Jana Heinrichs, Shuttle Express
Juleea Perez, Hyatt Regency South Lake Union
Pauline Proulx, Washington State Medical Association
Michelle Reeves, Washington Food Industry Association
Caryl Sutorius, Hilton Garden Inn Seattle/Issaquah 

This team will help improve the content of the Washington Executive, the quarterly professional publication of the Washington Society of Association Exeuctives.

Join or jump off anytime
Ongoing: Chair Brit Kramer, CAE
Lance Clark, Oregon Real Estate Forms, LLC
Bill Dickerson, DCG One
Vanessa Dennison, Dennison-Associates
Linda Herald, Wenatchee Convention Center
Susan Renner, Skamania Lodge
Rachel Ronan, Kiwi Creative
Marcy Salo, Sun Mountain Lodge
Patrick Trainor, Crowne Plaza Seattle Airport 

This team will help establish creative new strategies for attracting new members.  

1-3 months from initiation
Chair, Lance Clark, Oregon Real Estate Forms
Tammie Hetrick, Retail Association
Marcia Holland, CAE, Outcomes Unlimited, LLC
Tom Hurdelbrink, CAE, Northwest Multiple Listing Service
Wendy Novak, ABC of Western Washington
Greg Olsen, Washington State Bowling Proprietor's Association
Michelle Reeves, Washington Food Industry Association
Ginny Whiffen, Red Lion Spokane 

This team will help initiate networking social opportunities statewide.

1-3 months from initiation
Chair TBD
Connie Thorpe, Red Lion Jansen Beach
K'ai Fu, Magnus Media
Marcy Salo, Sun Mountain Lodge
Caryl Sutorius, Hilton Garden Inn Seattle/Issaquah
Vanessa Dennison, Dennison-Associates 

This team will provide oversight for how WSAE welcomes our new members, from first point of contact, throughout year one and beyond.

Thru June 2018
Chair TBD
Monica Beck, Northwest Multiple Listing Service
K'ai Fu, Magnus Media
Sydney Isaac, IREM Western Washington
Marcy Salo, Sun Mountain Lodge
Caryl Sutorius, Hilton Garden Inn Seattle/Issaquah
Val Towler, RCE, Seattle King County Realtors
Patrick Trainor, Crowne Plaza Seattle Airport 

How to Join a Team

We are always welcoming new team members. To join a team, contact Brit Kramer at brit@wsaenet.org.