Oklahoma Restaurant Association's Rice Earns Certified Association Executive Credential
January 31, 2019
CHANDY RICE EARNS CERTIFIED ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE CREDENTIAL
Washington, DC, January 30, 2019 – ASAE has announced that Chandy Rice, Director of Education for the Oklahoma Restaurant Association, has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE®) designation, the highest professional credential in the association industry.
To be designated as a Certified Association Executive, an applicant must have a minimum of three years’ experience with nonprofit organization management, complete a minimum of 100 hours of specialized professional development, pass a stringent examination in association management, and pledge to uphold a code of ethics. To maintain the certification, individuals must undertake ongoing professional development and activities in association and nonprofit management. More than 4,300 association professionals currently hold the CAE credential.
"Chandy's hard work to attain the highest designation for association professionals is something we at the Oklahoma Restaurant Association recognize and appreciate," said ORA CFO Debra Bailey, CAE. "Chandy continues to prove herself a valuable member of our organization and we are proud of her continued growth in association management."
ASAE is a membership organization of more than 44,000 association executives and industry partners representing 7,400 organizations. Its members lead, manage and work in or partner with organizations in more than a dozen association management disciplines, from executive management to finance to technology. Together, they create a vibrant community that makes the world smarter, safer, and better every day.