VP of Kellen, world leader in association services to associations and not-for-profits. Core business is day-to-day full-service management of 501 (c) 6 and (c) 3 organizations - trade associations, professional societies, nonprofit charitable organizations and foundations. We serve as association headquarters from our 8 offices, including New York City, Chicago, Washington DC, Brussels and Beijing. Associations typically come to us when they are in a challenging position, seeking membership, attendee, sponsorship/sales or financial growth, strategic advice, innovative processes and efficiencies, advance technology. I wear multiple hats, serving as an association's senior officer (Executive Vice President, Executive Director) plus executive staff oversight for staff teams responsible for governance, financial management, public affairs, educational activities, technical services, strategic planning, program development, public relations/marketing, meetings management, and communications. Kellen also provides these services to stand-alone associations, short- or long-term projects. Currently I serve as Executive Director of the Association of Fundraising Professionals-NYC Chapter and Executive Director of the American Society of Journalists and Authors. I also provide executive oversight for the Home Fashion Products Association, Executives' Association of NYC, Interior Design Association - NY Chapter and the Association Media & Publishing.