gsae's leadership academy

the next leadership academy class will begin October 2018.

Applications are available until September 15, 2018.

  • Updated curriculum
  • Experiential learning opportunities and tours of local associations
  • Capstone project based on learning outcomes
  • 8 day-long classes and an overnight kick off retreat
  • Facilitated by current and past GSAE leaders, past graduates, and subject specialists
  • Open to any GSAE member CEO or staff
  • $1,050 covers registration, tours and all course materials
  • Convenient payment plans are available as long as the balance is met by Dec 31, 2019.
  • Up to 56 credit hours to qualify to sit for the CAE exam or to recertify
2018 - 2019 dates & module assignments:
  • Thursday and Friday, October 25-26, 2018 - Kick off Retreat, overnight stay - Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center
  • Friday, December 14, 2018 - The Association Ecosystem and Governance Issues - Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC
  • Friday, January 25, 2019 - Strategy, Change and Decision-Making - Georgia Association of Water Professionals
  • Friday, February 22, 2019 - Human Capital: Engaging Employee and Volunteer Talent - Professional Photographers of America
  • Friday, March 15, 2019 - Leading Groups and Teams/Conflict Management - ABC of Georgia 
  • Friday, March 29, 2019 - Creating Member Value/Determining ROI - Georgia Association of Water Professionals 
  • Friday, April 26, 2019 Everyday Innovation and Idea Management - The Atlanta/Georgia Apartment Association, 8601 Dunwoody Place Suite 318, Atlanta, GA 30350
  • Friday, May 17, 2019 - Shaping the Association Experience: Brand, Identity, Touch and Technology - Georgia Association of Water Professionals
  • Friday, June 28, 2019 - Challenges and Choices: Charting Your Professional Pathways - Georgia Association of Water Professionals
  • Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - Graduation recognition during Abit Massey Lecture Series
  • September 18 - Capstone Projects - After luncheon at 1:30 pm

Graduation recognition during 2019 Abit Massey Lecture Series Luncheon

gsae leadership academy graduates