Description: The CAE Item-Writing Committee is responsible for drafting proposed CAE items on an ongoing basis and coding each item to an appropriate reference. The Item Writing Committee is composed of 12 – 25 subject matter experts and is led by a chair that serves a one-year term. Each committee member is appointed for a one-year term and may be re-appointed. The committee meets in-person 3 times a year.
Must have a current CAE
- Committee members (or their organizations) pay their own travel expenses to attend meetings. ASAE does not reimburse Board, Committee, or Council members for travel.
- New volunteers are required to attend the volunteer group’s kickoff meeting in order to serve. There is no virtual option for this meeting.
- Members can only serve on 1 (one) volunteer group (council, committee, ad-hoc) at a time.
In principle and in practice, ASAE values and seeks diversity and inclusive practices within the association management industry.
ASAE promotes involvement, innovation, and expanded access to leadership opportunities that maximize engagement across identity groups and professional levels. Identity groups include and are not limited to age, appearance, disability, ethnicity, gender, geographic location, nationality, professional level, race, religion, and sexual orientation.