Judith Hale, Ph.D., CPT, CACP, AIM, CDT, and ibstpi Fellow is one of the more prolific writers and well-known consultants in the field of credentialing and performance improvement.  She is the author of the award-winning Performance-Based Certification, 2nd ED and the popular Performance Consultant’s Fieldbook 2nd ED.  She is an expert in developing performance-based certifications some of which are used in…

Heather comes with a wealth of knowledge in the nonprofit sector and has worked for the American Institute of Architect chapters for the past two decades. She also served as director of programs and communications for AIA North Carolina. She has a deep skill set in membership organizations, strategic planning, board development, financial management, and…

Meggan Teague serves as Vice President of Strategy and Client Success at Association Options. With more than 15 years of association and nonprofit management experience, Meggan has served in a variety of leadership roles in the association industry. Prior to joining Association Options, Meggan served as a business development executive at SmithBucklin, an association management…

norma jean keefer, website builder

Move your organization forward with an experienced non-profit association website builder and consultant. Retool your website for centrally managed tasks and activities to free up your resources and streamline your activities.

jennifer blees

Born and raised in Minnesota, Jenn attended MN State University, Mankato where she studied Business and later went on to Bryman Institute. She started her career in an administrative role handling day to day business operations. Through hard work and dedication, Jenn worked her way into account management and now provides direct service and oversight…

bj colvin

BJ Colvin began his career as a Software Developer and Telecommunications Administrator. During his IT career, he began to volunteer with several industry associations actively. His passion for continual learning and improvement has led him to become a student of governance best practices. BJ has focused on methods for running effective and efficient meetings and…

KP

A life-long Minnesotan, Kris attended Wright County Technical School for a Business Management degree. She spent 10 years working in private business. Kris oversees all the critical aspects of day to day accounting, administrative systems and communications for both business and association clients. Her ability to manage demanding environments, deadlines and keen understanding of the…

noah pawlucy

Noah Pawlucy serves as content and social media specialist for Association Options. In this role, Noah has oversight of all of the company’s communications including social media, app development, and content integration. He is an honors student at Crown Leadership Academy and is dual-enrolled at the College of Charleston in the math and data science…

CML

Judith Millesen worked for ten years as a professional fundraiser, first in a community-based social service agency and then at a state university. She left professional practice to earn a PhD in public administration and has spent the past 20 years as a faculty member as well as working as a consultant to nonprofit organizations…

JMARTIN

Joe Martin brings 44 years’ experience serving national health associations for hospitals, health financing and oral health.. His focus is supporting the strategic decision-making work of top leadership teams. This work has enriched Joe’s insights to strengthening organizations through public policy, strategic planning, external alliances, diversity, and leadership education. Joe also serves on the board…