In addition to his role as President of Leading Associations, Jeff is a skilled trainer, facilitator and governance consultant, and serves as Executive Director for two clients, the North American Transportation Management Institute (NATMI) and The Sales Association.
NATMI is an international professional association of trucking industry management professionals. Leading Associations is responsible for the entirety of NATMI’s operations, as well as those of The Sales Association, a national association for sales and business development professionals.
Jeff was the lead facilitator and developed the majority of the curriculum for “Association Management Express,” a six-week professional development program for association executives offered through the Colorado Society of Association Executives (CSAE), which focused on strategic leadership and management and preparing executives for the Certified Association Executive (CAE) exam. Subsequently, he developed and now facilitates governance and leadership training programs for association boards of directors, titled “Building a World-Class Board,” “World Class Governance” and “Strategic Leadership.”
Jeff earned a Masters in Association Management (MAM) from The George Washington University in Washington, DC, and a Bachelors of Science in journalism from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He also holds the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). He is past President of the Colorado Society of Association Executives (CSAE). He was awarded “Association Professional of the Year” by CSAE in 2016. Jeff also serves as an officer on the national Board of Directors for the Theta Xi Fraternity and on the Board of Directors of the Professional Truck Driver Institute (PTDI).