Make an Investment in Your Profession

Your investment assures we can continue to provide grants and quality professional development education for the association industry.

Why Contribute?

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Different Ways to Contribute

Foundation Round Up AppFoundation Small Change App - The FSAE Foundation Small Change App takes the remaining change on your everyday purchases and automatically invests it in the Foundation. Spend $5.95 at Starbucks - contribute $0.05 to the Foundation; spend $45.78 on gas - $0.24 goes to the Foundation. All this small change adds up to the $10, $15, $25 monthly limit you determine, and your everyday purchases will now help fund professional development grants, education and research initiatives the Foundation underwrites to improve your profession and your career. Learn More or Sign Up!

Amazon SmileDesignate the Foundation when you shop on Amazon - The Amazon Smile program contributes a percentage of all eligible purchases to the organization of your choice. Select the FSAE Foundation and shop


Foundation InvestMake a One-Time Investment - You can make a one-time contribution anytime online or using this print form. In addition, you can include a contribution with your membership renewal or event registration.


Foundation PledgeMake a Monthly Pledge - Pledge $10 to $150 per month to continually invest in your profession - and your career all year long! Pledge amounts are below and charged to your credit card in monthly increments. Use this form to get started.

The Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization, so your personal investment is tax deductible to the fullest extent provided by the law. We appreciate all levels of support.

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Great appreciation goes to those that have supported the FSAE Foundation.
Thank you, volunteers, sponsors and investors!

Investment Levels

Investment Levels:
  • Investor: up to $100
  • Altruist: $101 - $250
  • Champion: $251 - $500
  • Steward: $501 - $750 
  • Benefactor: $751 - $1,000
  • Visionary: $1,001 and higher
Pledge Levels:
Amounts are monthly contributions for 1 year
  • $120 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($10/month) 
  • $240 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($20/month) 
  • $600 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($50/month) 
  • $900 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($75/month) 
  • $1,200 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($100/month)
  • $1,800 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($150/month) 
Other ways to contribute:
Any amount: We've left a blank box so that you can donate whatever amount you would like.

Silent Auction donation: Cash donations are accepted for the Silent Auction as well. A blank box is provided so that you can give the exact amount desired.


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2019 Investors

As of December 31, 2019

Visionary: $1,001 +

Centennial Bank
Samantha Hobbs 
Donna H. Ross, CAE Retired

Benefactor: $751 - $1,000

Steward: $501 - $750

Steven Louchheim, CAE
Frank H. Rudd, CMP, CAE

Champion: $251 - $500

Jim Ayotte, MBA, CAE
Keyna Cory
William Glenn East, CAE, RCE
Rachel Luoma, MS, CAE
Al Pasini, CAE
Lonny T. Powell

Altruist: $101 - $250

Erin Ballas
Barney Bishop, III, DPL
Janegale M. Boyd
Jack Cory
Larry Darnell, MBA, CAE
Debra DeSmidt, QAS, FL Notary, NAAEI Faculty, LCAM
Jan Dobson, CAE, APR
Beth Dye
Carolyn R. Fazio, ECAM
Mark P. Fontaine, CAE
David Garrison CPA, RCE, CAE
Frances M. Gilbert, CAE
Dawn Jimenez
Deidra Kring, CMP, CAE
Cathi C. Lundgren, CAE, CMP
Bennett E. Napier, II, CAE
Mary Lou Rajchel
Julie L. Ryczak
Gail S. Siminovsky, CAE
Mia Thomas, CPA, CGMA
Cindy Vallely
Jessica Walters
Jim Zaniello, FASAE
Pete Zimek

Investor: up to $100


Jennifer K. Abdelnour
Rosa Albert
Adrian Amos - Honderick, CAE
Bill Anderson, CAE, LEED AP
Liz Aperauch
Gabriela Arisso
Holly Banks, CMP
Stan Barnes, CFP, CLU, AIF
Paula Baumgardner
Ruth Bedell
Timothy A. Bell
Mandy Bianchi
Ian (Better Than Terrific) Black
Robert Stephen Blake
Katie Jane Bohnett
Erick Brice
Jennifer Brown, MBA, CAE
Christopher Brown, CAE
Kenlee Bruggemann
Beth P. Brunner, MBA, CAE
Adrienne Bryant, CAE
Melissa Burce
Dominic M. Calabro
Jaime Caldwell
Veronica Catoe
Lisa B. Chamberlain, CMP
Mary Chance
Jimmy Cooper
Ian Cordes, MBA, NHA
Maggie Goller-Cornelison, MBA, CHRM
Lisa Reilly-Covington
Steve Crist
Thomas Deison
James Dexheimer
Jeff G. Doran
Dana Edwards, MLIS
Angela Emerson, MBA, RCE
J. Ted Esler, PhD
Angel Estep
Karen Fast
Krystal Ferm
Connie Galietti, JD
Bree Geers
Patricia Giannini Henry, CAE, CMP, CEM
Elena Gladstone
Letreze Taylor, CMP
Christie Grant
Lee Ann Griffin
Allison J. Harrell, CPA
Ginger Harris Ducher, ABA, QAS
Jeri-Ann Hart
Shaddrick A. Haston, Esq.
David Higgins, CAE
Jacqueline D. Hightower
Carolyn Hinson
Michael Holland
John E Hunt, Jr.
Lynn Hupp
Wendy E. Johnson
Shelly Joines
Shannon Keil
John Keillor, CPA
Mary Pat King, MS
Debby Knorowski
Jeff Kottkamp, P.A.
Maunda Land, MBA, CMP, CAE
Danny Langfield
Sarah Langley
Lance Lozano, CAE
Charla Lucas
Christy Manderson
Lisette Mariner, CAE
Kristin Marshall, CMP
Rodney McCammon
Kristyn McCauley, CMP
Elizabeth McGill
Jordan Merrill
Sandy Merrill
Scott Merritt
Jennifer Milam
Cecily Millan
Lynn Mortilla-Rocap, CAE, CMP
Amanda Motes
Amanda Myers
Barb Nappy
Hester C. Ndoja, CAE
Niccole Haschak Neebling
Joe Nullet
Lisa O'Donnell, CAE
Elizabeth Pardillo, CMP
Donald Peaks
Barbara Peck
Mary Petrandis
Cherie Pinsky
Melody Pleasant
P. Christine Poole, CMP
Kimberlie Prior, CPPT
Anneessa D. Reid
Jackie Rhody
Noelle Ricciardi
Sharon G Rigsby, CAE
Kayla Ritten
Julie Roberts
Ricki Romig
Ann Russo
Lois Schoenbrun, CAE, FAAO
Adrienne Segundo, IOM, Credentialing Specialist
Alexis Simoneau, CAE
Nicole Smith
Jessica Smithson
Robert J. Sniffen
Donna M. Son, IOM
Christy Stacey, CMP
Lana Steele
Susan Stowell Corder, CAE
Kim Streit
Holly Strout
Chip Tatum, NALP, CAM
Renee Thompson
Karen Thurston-Chavez
Susan Tobin
Jane Toombs
Stephen Trickey
Tammi Wathen
Marta Weinstein
Christina Welty
Kim Wetzel
Kirk Whalen
Nikki L. Wiktorsson, CMP
Kelli Williams
Kathleen Wilson, CAE

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