11. Joy and Belonging with Amelia Franck Meyer

11. Joy and Belonging with Amelia Franck Meyer

“Do what love would do,” is a powerful statement and a reminder of how Amelia Franck Meyer approaches life and work. She believes people are most successful when they feel supported, safe and valued by those around them. Throughout her career as a nonprofit leader, she has remained committed to not only elevating individuals, but …

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9. Balancing Life and Leadership with Michelle Mills Clement

9. Balancing Life and Leadership with Michelle Mills Clement

From imposter syndrome to stepping into opportunities when they present themselves, a master of personal growth, Michelle Mills Clement discusses how she’s advanced her career by being open to taking on new responsibilities. Hear inspiring stories of community, growth and support from those who work alongside her within association management — both peers and the …

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8. Leveraging Strengths and Self Reflection with Christina Rowe

8. Leveraging Strengths and Self Reflection with Christina Rowe

Leadership and team development expert, Christina Rowe, helps individuals and teams maximize their potential. This includes encouraging others explore and employ strategies to improve communication, reduce friction and improve quality of life. On this episode, the Conversations by Association co-host shares insights on how professionals at all stages of their career can take responsibility for …

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7. Translating Leadership Theory into Practice with Ken Slaw

7. Translating Leadership Theory into Practice with Ken Slaw

Some people have a passion for leadership. Others have passion for learning. For more than 20 years, Ken Slaw has been combining both in an effort to create unique experiences for himself, association members and colleagues. Discover unique concepts and insights regarding how to create an environment where professionals can continuously grow, learn and thrive …

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6. Seeking New Experiences with Pat Blake

6. Seeking New Experiences with Pat Blake

Pat Blake has energy and passion for many things – especially change. In this episode, hear how she identifies and embraces new opportunities – from transitioning to a new CEO role to becoming president of ASAE. Pat offers practical advice and insights regarding small group dynamics, building trust and how to navigate difficult issues and …

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5. Building Lasting Connections with Marilyn Jansen and Lindsey Nelson

5. Building Lasting Connections with Marilyn Jansen and Lindsey Nelson

Finding the good advisors and mentors can be a challenge in your career, complicated at times by the efforts to sustain those valuable relationships. On this episode take a peek inside a long-time mentoring relationship with Marilyn and Lindsey as we discuss forming and sustaining valuable relationships in your career. Marilyn Jansen Executive Director, Business …

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4. Advocating for Yourself and Others with Mitch Dvorak

4. Advocating for Yourself and Others with Mitch Dvorak

“If you don’t advocate for yourself, who will? You have to have the confidence to step up and talk about your accomplishments.” Knowing what you want to do and who can help you get the right position is challenging — but not for Mitch Dvorak. He has reinvented himself multiple times and leveraged meaningful connections …

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3. Mid-Career Perspectives with Allison Lundberg, Evan Rotert, and Lindsey Josephs

3. Mid-Career Perspectives with Allison Lundberg, Evan Rotert, and Lindsey Josephs

Wisdom is not defined by age alone, an adage clearly proven by this uplifting panel of successful professionals who are in their first decade of association work. Hear what Allison Lundberg, Lindsey Josephs, and Evan Rotert experienced as they entered the profession—from discomfort to discovery. These emerging leaders are helping to innovate their associations while …

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2. Risk Taking with Paul Pomerantz

2. Risk Taking with Paul Pomerantz

Not everyone is comfortable taking calculated risks. Paul Pomerantz, however, seeks and sees opportunities in the spaces where others might only see challenges. Check out this episode to energize yourself and help you be more aware of how to navigate challenging situations and engage in volunteer leadership opportunities as you navigate your career in association …

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