Association Professional Resources


An online member-only community to interact, learn and connect with other association peers and professionals.  Post questions, ask for recommendations, or share your solutions.

CAE Certification

Looking to earn your Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential? Check out our dedicated CAE resource page to learn more.  We even offer a peer-based study group!

The Executive Magazine

CalSAE’s quarterly magazine feature articles on a wide variety of association management topics and news. Members can access current and past editions online

Online Buyers' Guide

A one-stop-shop for finding association vendors/service providers and business partners. Easily search by keyword or category.  All partners listed are CalSAE members.

QAS Certificate

The Qualified Association Specialist (QAS) Certificate Program provides anyone in the association industry, including CEOs, a broad base view of the key elements in running an association. Contact Heidi Ursino for a promo code.

Membership Directory

This members-only digital publication provides a listing of all CalSAE members. Search and filter by company, member type, etc.

Industry Studies

CalSAE works with several partners to bring you timely national studies and surveys that are most relevant to the association industry.

Governance Toolkit

A set of peer-reviewed association governance tools with customizable slides designed to improve organizational productivity, decision-making, and communication among your Board, committees, and staff. 


UPDATE eNewsletter

A weekly briefing of industry insights via blog posts and articles Also includes upcoming CalSAE events and programs