Ms. Kimberly Howard, MA, CAE

Director of Communications & Marketing,
EMDR International Association

Contact Details

EMDR International Association
Phone: (512) 451-5200
Fax: (512) 451-5256
Silver Most Valuable Member

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Kim Howard is a certified association executive (CAE) through ASAE and The Center for Association Leadership. She is an award-winning association publishing executive with demonstrated success in helping associations grow and prosper. She is a recognized leader in the association community. She is one of the immediate presidents of the Board of Directors for Association Media & Publishing. She also served on the Greater Washington Committee for ASAE and the Center for Association Leadership. She has held leadership positions in the association publishing executive industry, senior-level management positions for national and international trade associations, and provided commentary and insight for industry trade magazines, consumer publications and online forums. Throughout her career, she has published several million words, covering industries and topics that include the legal profession, association publishing, multifamily housing, cleaning and restoration, and business credit. She has ghostwritten for CEOs, general counsel and other c-suite executives. She has served as the editor-in-chief/publisher of seven magazines. She has saved two magazines $500,000+ during her tenure with them. She holds an MA in publications design from the University of Baltimore and a BS in journalism and public relations from Troy University. She has also attended the Mini MBA program at Boston University.

Primary Functional Area


University of Baltimore
Master of Arts, 1996
Publications Design
1994 To 1996

Troy University
Troy, Alabama, United States
Bachlor of Science, 1990
Journalism & Public Relations
1985 To 1990

Job History

EMDR International Association
Director of Communications & Marketing
Austin, TX, United States
August 2020 - present

Write Communications, LLC
7655 Coppermine Road
Manassas, VA, United States
April 2014 - August 2020

Association of Corporate Counsel
Publisher and Director of Surveys
Washington, DC, United States
May 2006 - April 2014

TelNet of Viriginia
Director of Administration & Communications
VA, United States
July 2003 - May 2006

P&R Enterprises
Marketing Sales & Communications Manager
August 2001 - July 2003

National Apartment Association
Director of Communications
January 2000 - January 2001

ASCR International
Executive Director
October 1997 - January 2000

Product Manager
July 1996 - October 1997

ASCR International
Communications Director
November 1995 - July 1996

National Association of Credit Management
Associate Editor
December 1992 - November 1994

Professional Associations

2009 - Present

Association Media & Publishing
2007 - 2018

Honors and Awards

Certified Association Executive