Jeff Arnold, MAM, CAE is an association leadership strategist who helps association CEOs and their Boards of Directors build world-class strategy, world-class boards and world-class board/staff relationships. He is President and co-owner of Leading Associations, a company that provides training, consulting and management services to associations, showing them how to provide visionary leadership, establish an aspirational culture and produce remarkable results.
From strategic planning to executive leadership retreats, Jeff is an experienced facilitator for both large and small groups. Starting with your desired outcome for the session, he is skilled at building consensus, keeping the conversation focused and meaningful, and delivering a high-impact deliverable within an aggressive time-frame, if necessary.
In addition to his role as President of Leading Associations, Jeff serves as Executive Director for two association clients, the North American Transportation Management Institute (NATMI) and The Sales Association.
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). Jeff also serves as President of the national Board of Directors for the Theta Xi Fraternity and on the Board of Directors of the Professional Truck Driver Institute (PTDI).