Beth is ASMI president and chief staff executive for several ASMI clients, leading the staff service teams and ensuring the annual work plans are successfully executed. In collaboration with ASMI’s chairman, she directs application of company resources to fulfillment of commitments to clients. She is a recognized leader in the United States representing local emergency management programs in national policy discussions. She developed and is responsible for supervising the Certified Emergency Manager® (CEM®) Program. Her education includes a B.B.A. in Marketing from The College of William and Mary, and a Master of Association Management from The George Washington University. She is a Certified Association Executive and Qualified Association Specialist. She has expertise with federal grants procurement and management, certification program development and administration, non-profit governance issues, and the entire scope of successful nonprofit operations. She is a member of the Association Management Company (AMC) Institute, the Washington Association Financial Management Roundtable and the American Society of Association Executives.