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  Jen: This Is Your Need to Know News for October 18, 2023

[1] Hello Chris

Congratulations to Chris McDougall for being recognized for his extensive experience in commercial real estate, commitment to inclusivity, and his passion for both his work and personal interests, including golf and sports. Chris and his Board are committed to reshaping the commercial real estate brokerage industry to make it more inclusive and equitable, making him an exemplary leader dedicated to positive change within the community.
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[2] Unlock the Inspriation
of Your Board

November 7, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., remote via Zoom
Are your board members well intentioned but often over-committed and time challenged? Join your WSAE peer executives and CEOs responsible for inspiring and leading boards of directors for professional membership organizations to become 2% (or more) better. Thought leaders Anna Liotta, CSP, CPAE, Renowned Generational Speaker and Dr. Dan Diamond, who is known for his expertise on leadership and resilience both agree board development is among the most important investments we can make at this time. 
Learn more & register here

[3] Northwest Event Show
April 3 - 4, 2024

Registration Open at 50% Discount for a Limited Time

This event isn’t just another gathering – it’s an ecosystem where corporate businesses, planners, and suppliers come together, marking the intersection of learning, connection, and innovation.
Read More & Register

[4] How to Make Associations a Sector of Choice for Hispanics and Latinos

ASAE/By: Eduardo Arabu, Norma Castrejon, CAE, and Danielle Duran Baron, CAE

By recruiting and retaining Latino and Hispanic employees, associations will build a more inclusive workforce that is better equipped to achieve success.  As Hispanic Heritage Month ends, here are key strategies for recruiting, retaining, and developing Hispanic and Latino professionals.
Learn Key Strategies

[5] Find Your People

WSAE Professional Interest Communities

Find your professional network here and don't miss the upcoming launch of our online communities!
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Calendar of Events
Sept 28, Oct 12, Oct 26 
Oct 25
National Native American Heritage Month 
Nov 7 
Nov 7
Nov 15
Nov 10 
Veteran's Day (Observed) | WSAE Office Closed 
Nov 23 
Thanksgiving | WSAE Office Closed 
Nov 29 
Jan 10
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
Jordan Brock,
King County Bar Association
Christina Coad, 
King County Bar Association

Emily Lake,
King County Bar Association
DeAndre Williams,
King County Bar Association
Patty Anderson, CAE
Al Audette
David Kearby
Erica Owens
Tracy Thornton, CMP
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