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    • 27 Apr 2018
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • AGC Houston Chapter - 3825 Dacoma, Houston, TX 77092
    • 34
    Career Pathing: CEO Journey

    Associations have a variety of skill sets and experience sitting in their chief staff role but how did their careers path lead them to running an organization? We all start somewhere - so how do you go from starting in associations to finally ready in seeking the CEO role? Learn, when you are ready, methodologies to express interest in advancing your career as well as strategies on positioning yourself as a capable leader. Also, learn some of the biggest and common surprises discovered as individuals take on the number one leadership role in an association.  We all have different career paths learn how to use yours to sit in that CEO chair. 

    Aaron Hernandez
    Steven Stout, CAE
    Executive Director of TSAE

    Steven was recently named as the new Executive Director for the Texas Society of Association Executives (TSAE). He earned a BBA at Baylor University in Business Communication as well as Public Relations. Before entering the association world, Steven worked as a radio disc-jockey from the age of 15 to 23 working at various top 40 and adult contemporary stations. 

    Steven was selected as 1 of 10 US Nationwide Diversity Executive Leadership Program Scholars (DELP) by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) in 2008, earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) professional designation in 2009, awarded the Texas Society of Association Executives' (TSAE) Young Professional of the Year Award in 2010, named as one of USAE Magazine & The Association Forum of Chicagoland's 40 Under 40 in the association industry, and in 2015 was selected as one of Association Trends Magazine's Young & Aspiring Association Professionals. 

    He has served on numerous councils for the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE): the Young Professionals Committee, the Diversity & Inclusion Committee, and currently the Meetings & Expositions Section Council. Before becoming a staff member at Texas Society of Association Executives (TSAE) he was also an active member where he completed a term on the Board of Directors for TSAE as the youngest board member in the organization's history and now serves as their Executive Director.

    He has also been a featured speaker at hospitality conferences as well as association management conferences throughout the years. 

    You can find Steven on twitter: @stevenjs.

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Past events

02 Feb 2018 February Meeting and Interactive Session - Secret Tech Weapons for Association Professionals
03 Nov 2017 November Meeting - Member Retention: Creating the Member Experience
17 Sep 2017 TSAE - New Ideas Annual Conference
24 Aug 2017 August Meeting: Association Trends and Best Practices
25 May 2017 May Meeting - Rick Gillis presents PROMOTE!
13 Oct 2016 Globalization
18 Aug 2016 Qualities of an Effective Leader
24 May 2016 HSAE's A-Day 2016
21 Apr 2016 April 21 Luncheon – Being Remembered: Building an Enduring Organization Through Knowledge Management
31 Mar 2016 March 31 Luncheon – Role of Social Media in the Communication Cycle
18 Feb 2016 Interactive Marketing
21 Jan 2016 Volunteer Management
08 Dec 2015 HSAE's Holiday Luncheon
22 Oct 2015 The Current of Change: Adaptive Leaders
24 Sep 2015 Celebrate HSAE's History
27 Aug 2015 The Art and Science of Engagement
16 Jul 2015 Hoppin' Through Historic Downtown with HSAE!
25 Jun 2015 Texas Medical Center - Lifeline of the Houston Economy
14 May 2015 HSAE's 2015 Association DAY!
17 Apr 2015 Houston Welcomes Super Bowl 2017! (FRIDAY)
27 Mar 2015 HSAE Tech Panel (Friday event)
19 Feb 2015 HSAE February Luncheon
22 Jan 2015 How to Survive an Active Shooter
04 Dec 2014 HSAE's December Holiday Lunch
30 Oct 2014 Diane Schenke, Greater East End Management District
21 Aug 2014 Association Expert Panel
24 Jul 2014 HSAE Member Happy Hour!
26 Jun 2014 Bob Hale, President, Houston Association of Realtors
29 May 2014 HSAE's 2014 Association DAY!
25 Apr 2014 Judge Ed Emmett
27 Mar 2014 Trends & Strategies in Employee Benefit Plans
27 Feb 2014 Use Social Media Strategically
30 Jan 2014 Increase Your Efficiency & Productivity on the Go with Evernote
12 Dec 2013 HSAE's December Holiday Lunch
24 Oct 2013 From Smart Negotiations to On Site Enhancements
22 Aug 2013 Keys to Delivering Amazing Customer Service!
25 Jul 2013 HSAE Member Happy Hour!
27 Jun 2013 HSAE's June Luncheon
23 May 2013 HSAE's 2013 Association DAY!
25 Apr 2013 The BEST of Houston!
28 Mar 2013 An Economic Forecast for 2013 and Beyond
28 Feb 2013 HSAE's February Luncheon - Leading Across Differences
17 Jan 2013 HSAE's January Lunch. Mitigating Risk through Effective Records Retention Programs

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