Samantha Kenny, a Government Affairs Director with Organization Management Group Inc. (and its Legislative Strategies Group division), has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) distinction through the American Society for Association Executives.
According to ASAE’s Center for Association Leadership, the CAE program is “designed to elevate professional standards, enhance individual performance, and designate association professionals who demonstrate the knowledge essential to manage an association in today’s challenging environment.” The program is accredited by the National Commission of Certifying Agencies.
Kenny is a member of the Virginia Society of Association Executives. She received her undergraduate degree in Political Science and English from James Madison University and her Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University.
“The CAE requires extensive experience, substantial training, study of theory and practice, demonstrated leadership, and significant preparation for passing a day-long test, and is recognized as the ‘gold standard’ in nonprofit association management,” said OMG President J. Michael Reitelbach, CAE RCE IOM. “OMG encourages all of its staff to earn professional designations in their fields and is proud of Samantha for making this achievement. OMG’s capabilities and methods, all complemented by the talents and expertise of its staff, can benefit any association in any industry.”
OMG congratulates Samantha on this fantastic achievement!