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Volume 14, Issue 4 Fall 2016 Georgia Society of Association Executives connections is published for: Georgia Society of Association Executives 233 Peachtree St. NE, Suite 751 Atlanta, GA 30303 www.gsae.org connections > DEPARTMENTS Message from the Chair 7 GSAE News & Events 8 Chair: David Ellis, CAE New Members 11 Chair‑Elect: Tara Morrison, CAE, CMP Meetings Thought Leadership 26 Past Chair: Jim Fowler, CAE Treasurer: Gene Stinson, CAE, PCED, CEcD, HLM Board of Directors: Julie Anderson, CAE Sarah J. Berke, CAE Carol Hall Kristen Hartman, CAE Jon Krueger Lee Lemke, CAE Gale Macke Joel Peacock Mark Sedgely Bryan Tolar President: Wendy Kavanagh, CAE wendy@gsae.org Manager of Membership & Communications: Jane Anne Sutphin janeanne@gsae.org Published by: 5950 NW First Place Gainesville, FL 32607 Phone: (800) 369‑6220 or (352) 332‑1252 Fax: (352) 331‑3525 www.naylor.com Publisher: John Bacon Editor: Sarah Sain Project Manager: Brittany Thompson Advertising Sales Director: Debbi McClanahan Advertising Sales Representatives: Amanda Blanchard, Tony Chiccarello, Mercedes Lucero, Rick McPhee, Beth Palmer, Jamie Williams Marketing Account Specialist: Karim Hussain Layout & Design: Jitesh Gandhi Cover Photo: Megan Dempsey of Dempsey Media Photography & Videography Event Photos: Spence Downs PUBLISHED SEPTEMBER 2016/ GSA-Q0416/3157 > Index of Advertisers 30 Advertiser.com 30 > FEATURES AWI Improves its Industry through Member Engagement 12 BY MARY LOU JAY Engaging with Generation Y Members 15 BY SARAH SLADEK Member Engagement is a Journey, Not a Transaction 17 BY MARK LEVIN, CAE, CSP What Matters Most to Members? 18 BY ABILA STAFF Don't Settle for 'Good' 20 BY DAVID GABRI Professional Development vs. Career Management 21 BY KELLY DONOVAN CLARK GSAE Fall Events 23 Congratulations to the GSAE Leadership Academy Class of 2016 24 Destination: Nashville's Neighborhoods 28 Choices: Travel through Time 29 BY JOHN P. HARRISON, CAE, CMP connections > 5 http://www.gsae.org http://www.Advertiser.com http://www.naylor.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Connections - Fall 2016

Message from the Chair
GSAE News & Events
New Members
AWI Improves its Industry through Member Engagement
Engaging with Generation Y Members
Member Engagement is a Journey, Not a Transaction
What Matters Most to Members?
Don’t Settle for ‘Good’
Professional Development vs. Career Management
GSAE Fall Events
Congratulations to the GSAE Leadership Academy Class of 2016
Meetings Thought Leadership
Destination: Nashville’s Neighborhoods
Choices: Travel through Time
Advertiser.com
Index of Advertisers
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Connections - Fall 2016 - Message from the Chair
Connections - Fall 2016 - GSAE News & Events
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Connections - Fall 2016 - New Members
Connections - Fall 2016 - AWI Improves its Industry through Member Engagement
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Connections - Fall 2016 - Engaging with Generation Y Members
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Connections - Fall 2016 - Member Engagement is a Journey, Not a Transaction
Connections - Fall 2016 - What Matters Most to Members?
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Connections - Fall 2016 - Don’t Settle for ‘Good’
Connections - Fall 2016 - Professional Development vs. Career Management
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Connections - Fall 2016 - GSAE Fall Events
Connections - Fall 2016 - Congratulations to the GSAE Leadership Academy Class of 2016
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Connections - Fall 2016 - Meetings Thought Leadership
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Connections - Fall 2016 - Destination: Nashville’s Neighborhoods
Connections - Fall 2016 - Choices: Travel through Time
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