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You've worked hard to get where you are, and always go above and beyond to help your nonprofit to stay ahead. Now, it's time to take the next step and invest in your success.

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As a forward-thinking professional, it’s time to take your career to the next level by joining the most experienced network of professionals in the greater New York City area.

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Life in the C-Suite presents a nonstop series of challenges for even the most experienced association professionals. Count on NYSAE to provide peer level support.

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Are you new to the world of associations or nonprofits? Looking for ways to connect and network with others who have made a successful transition to an association career?

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Are you looking for a fast way to meet prospective customers and decision makers? Join NYSAE to connect with the region’s most influential network of nonprofit executives.

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  • When someone asks you how you are, do you say, “busy”? “I have been crazy busy” has been my go-to reply. Fifty years ago did people say that? Maybe but probably they said, “I am fine, thank you.” Today professionals are time-starved. There is never enough time to do the things we want to do at work or at home. I hear this in the research often. From university presidents to CFOs, to fundraisers, to engineers, to financial planners, to association professionals, none of us have enough time. Being ...

Meet Our Chair

Gerard M. Thiers, CAE, Executive Director of ASAH, serves as the NYSAE Chairperson and has been involved in a number of NYSAE activities for several years. Gerry is a respected leader on state and national levels.

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Members of NYSAE can enjoy many career defining benefits and opportunities, including:
  • Superb Educational Programs
  • Various Membership Types for All Needs
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Recent Articles from InView Newsletter

A Celebration 100 Years in the Making
In 1919 things were certainly happening in New York too. The Hotel Pennsylvania was built, becoming one of the world's most popular hotels. Babe Ruth was sold by the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees...And, of course, the New York Society of Association Executives, or NYSAE, was born...


Passing the Torch
When asked what NYSAE's greatest achievement was during his tenure, Joel quickly responded that it was the creation of the Association Center at 120 Wall Street in the late 1980's. In cooperation with local and state government and through tax abatements, it stopped the rapid exodus of nonprofit organizations from New York City...

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Talk Central

  • ​As a firm, we are seeking a venue, preferably in New Jersey/Northeast PA, to hold our partner retreat during the week of July 29, 2019.  It would be for 2 days and 1 night.  I have already reached out to Kalahari in PA and the Borgata in Atlantic City.  I would ...


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