Meet Christina, January's Member of the Month
Meet Christina, January's Member of the Month
  Brit: This Is Your Need to Know News for January 24, 2024

[1] Meet Christina Coad

January WSAE Member of the Month

Christina serves as the Executive Director of the King County Bar Association and has a remarkable professional journey from attorney to an executive leader in not-for-profit service organizations. Christina enjoys relaxation and recreation in nature and travel, particularly glamping with her family.
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[2] All Member Association Update Today at 12:30 p.m.


Live updates on recent WSAE developments and future plans.
This session will be recorded and posted in next Fast 5. 
Register Here

[3] The Art of Financial Management Workshop

Thursday, February 1
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | $59
Washington Association of Realtors, Olympia

Back by popular demand this workshop strengthens your knowledge for financial accounting and reporting. Learn with other finance professionals, association executives and board members seeking an understanding of the financial intricacies specific to associations. Presented in partnership with Clark Nuber. Value 2.5 CAE credits.
Reserve Your Seat Here

[4] New Association CEO's Summit

February 1, 2024 - Muckleshoot Casino Resort

In collaboration with Lowell Aplebaum, EdD, FSAE, CAE, CPF, CEO Vista Cova, this summit offers a blend of expert-led discussions on executive leadership strategies and executive presence, along with valuable networking opportunities in a welcoming and secure environment. Connect with peers tackling similar challenges, enhance your executive presence, and experience the long-term benefits of investing in your professional network. Specifically tailored for new CEOs within the last 3 years, this program is designed for you!

Reserve your room by Feb. 12 at the WSAE Group Rate:
$139 Single/Double
March 6th (One Night Stay) Booking Link
March 6th and 7th (Two Night Stay) Booking Link

Register Today

[5] Announcing 2024 Annual Convention Sponsorships

Get noticed and connect with attendees at WSAE's Annual Convention, June 5 - 7, 2024, at the Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick, WA. Contact Brit at to discuss the preliminary sponsorship opportunities.
View Sponsorship Fact Sheet
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Northwest Event Show, Seattle Convention Center
June 5-7
2024 Annual Convention, Save The Date! 
Fast Five is your twice monthly connection to curated, indispensable resources for advancing the careers of association professionals like yourself and strengthening the association you lead.

Directory of partners, proudly serving Washington State associations with resources they need to succeed.


Tulalip Resort Casino
James Cadungug 
Seattle Convention Center

John Ficker
Adult Family Home Council
Deb Hermansen
Seattle Convention Center


Jeremy Arp

Whitney Byxbee

Jeanette Kebede, CAE

Julie Koske

Car McNeil

Have a birthday this month? Contact Jen to be added to our next Fast Five

Meet You At The Northwest
Event Show

April 3 - 4, 2024
Seattle WA
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