gsae's leadership academy

NEW - 2024 Class Applications will be open in 2023.

Meet the 2022 Facilitators

See the full list of dates, topics and locations from 2022

  • Updated curriculum relevant to solving today's challenges
  • Experiential learning opportunities and tours of local associations
  • Small group work designed to turn information into knowledge 
  • Capstone project required for graduation
  • Facilitated by current and past GSAE leaders, past graduates, and subject specialists
  • Open to any GSAE member CEO or staff
  • $1500 GSAE price
  • 6 CAE hours per leadership series session
  • 8:30 am - 3:30 pm, lunch and materials included

Session modules & 2024 tentative months 




Friday, January, 2024

The Association Ecosystem and Governance Issues 


Friday, February, 2024

Strategy, Change and Decision-Making 


Friday, March, 2024

Leading Groups and Teams/Conflict Management 


Friday, April, 2024

Human Capital: Engaging Employee and Volunteer Talent


Friday, May, 2024

Everyday Innovation and Idea Management 



Friday, June, 2024

Career Pathways: Your Professional Journey


Late August, 2024

Capstone Retreat - Noon - Noon



Graduation recognition during 2024 Abit Massey Lecture Series Luncheon

gsae leadership academy graduates