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Lynda J. Patterson, FASAE, CAE

President and Owner

Currently: Member, ASAE Board of Directors; Fellow, American Society of Association Executives
Alma mater:
Undergrad UW-Madison; masters UW-Milwaukee
Family: Growing up - one of 7 kids. Today: My husband, TJ; Charlotte; Jayne; Henry; James; & Taetum
What I like to do in my off-hours: Kids activities, try to exercise every day, spend time up north at the lake — on water or snow!
I’m known in the office for... Coming up with ideas.
My superpower: Organization, planning
One skill or talent I wish I had: Singing
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Pay it forward. Give to others first in any way you can.
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Starting my own business, and opening our D.C. office in 2017.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Our team!!!!!
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lyndapatterson/ 

See Lynda's resume.

 

 

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Michael Battaglia

Account Executive/DC Executive

Alma mater: George Washington University (BBA and MBA)
Family: Really important - Married for just over one year to my wife, Katelyn. I’m the oldest of four children, and my parents still live in Northfield, NJ where I grew up. My wife and her family are from Dallas, TX.
What I like to do in my off-hours: Love to exercise (run, bike, hike, sports), travel and spend time with my wife and our dog, Penny. I also enjoy reading and engaging in hobbies that help my personal and professional development.
I’m known in the office for... Being responsive and easy to talk to. If I’m doing something, it’s going to be done right. Technology is also a strength and I enjoy bringing innovative ideas to the table.
My superpower: Emotional intelligence and a balanced approach to life; I try to not get too up or too down and try to enjoy every day.
One skill or talent I wish I had: Time travel/transport. Wouldn’t it be nice to avoid airplanes and airports!
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: People support what they help to create.
Favorite client experience: Being promoted to Executive Director of NIBA. Since April 2017, I’d been on a two-year path to assume the role and was delighted to receive the promotion in June 2018. I’ve felt a real connection to this trade group and their members and I’m excited for this new opportunity. NIBA has seen several advancements in the last year and there’s so much more to come. The Board is planning some new initiatives and has set aggressive goals for growth. I look forward to helping lead our team to achieve them.
Professional accomplishment I'm most proud of: Taking over an academic journal with a falling reputation, and in just over four years, returning it to a premier status in the field with little investment.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The people! I’m really excited to be a part of this dynamic team and contribute positively to the growth of the organization and its clients. The AMPED team works with an entrepreneurial mindset to help associations drive industries through innovation and core competency.

 

 

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Jen Brydges

Account Executive

Alma mater: UW-Green Bay (undergrad) and Cal State Los Angeles (grad school)
Family: My fun-loving husband Joe and super spunky daughter Kennedy.
What I like to do in my off-hours: I love family time, community service, time with friends, Badger games of any kind (but football is the best), running, reading (I’m a personal/professional development junkie), entertaining and throwing parties.
I’m known in the office for... Being the loud one.
My superpower: I’m a master social coordinator. In my next life, I should be a cruise director.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: “The best things in life are the people we love, the places we’ve been and the memories we’ve made along the way.” (Author unknown)
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: We are a strong team both professionally and personally. We each bring unique strengths to the table and we get to learn from one another both as professionals and as individuals. We also love to have fun outside of the office, which is a HUGE perk!

 

 

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Chris Caple

Meetings Management

Alma mater: Attended University of Wisconsin Madison
Family: I have a husband Mike and two teenage daughters, Alyvia is a senior and Leah is in 8th grade.
What I like to do in my off-hours: Watching and cheering for our kids as they participate in various sports. Beyond that, I love catching a sunset whenever I can on one of our beautiful lakes in Madison, exploring bike trails, playing tennis, taking last minute road trips and listening to live music.
My superpower: I can make a mean Bloody Mary.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Live for Life!
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Developing a diverse background of professional experiences.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The opportunity to work with and build relationships with a variety of our clients. And, the support of the AMPED team.



 

 

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Michelle Czosek, CAE

Senior Account Executive

Alma mater: University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
What I like to do in my off-hours: Spend time with family
I’m known in the office for... My love of warm weather!
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: “Act now, beg forgiveness later” and “There’s no bad weather, just inappropriate clothing!”
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: My co-workers, members and the variety that keeps things exciting every day!

 

 

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Terry Driscoll

Account Coordinator

Family: Irish mother, German father with 3 sisters, one brother. We all agree that we are the funniest people we know
What I like to do in my off-hours: Crochet, weave, read, play with dog
I’m known in the office for…Torturing my Wisconsin co-workers with tales of warm Virginia weather
My superpower: Efficiency
One skill or talent I wish I had: Patience
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Don’t worry about doing something great, do a great many good things.
Favorite client experience: Getting to meet the people I talk with on the phone throughout the year. Attending conferences allows me to get to know the members on a deeper level and to meet, putting a “face to the name.”
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Serving in the U.S. Navy
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Working with so many excellent professional women

 

 

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Adam Graves

Accounting

Alma mater: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Family: My younger sister, Meghan, our loving and hardworking parents, Theresa and Peter, as well as my energetic little Yorkie pup, Mason.
What I like to do in my off-hours: When I’m not busy interning at AMPED, you can probably find me playing soccer or futsal, playing Settlers of Catan, watching sports, professional wrestling, or Netflix, trying my hand at DJ-ing, dabbling in equity trading, or letting out my inner sneakerhead and looking for new shoes.
I’m known in the office for...Being Sam’s friend and roommate – there are usually two hours on any given day that we aren’t in the same place.
One skill or talent I wish I had: I wish I had the talents of a world-class chef and could make incredible, delicious foods.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: “Move the safe.” – It’s a bit of an inside joke from a past job, but it’s really just another way of telling someone not to overthink and overcomplicate something that is pretty simple in reality.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: All of my coworkers are incredibly friendly and welcoming; they are always willing to teach me new things or help me if there is any confusion. The fast-paced environment keeps me busy and on my toes every day.

 

 

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Suzanna Hogendorn

Administration/Membership Manager

Alma mater: University of California at Davis, and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Family: Husband - Courtney.  Kids - Bennett, Darcy, Colin, and Tristan
What I like to do in my off-hours: Play tennis and work on Pinterest projects
I’m known in the office for...Hopefully my brownies!
My superpower: Repairing and refurbishing old furniture.
One skill or talent I wish I had: A great singing voice.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Eat a frog every morning and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The view of the Capitol from my office.

 

 

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Trisha Larson

Administrative Assistant

Alma mater: I completed the Meeting and Event Management degree from Madison College — the only program of its kind in the nation!
Family: Husband, twin toddlers, fur-child
What I like to do in my off-hours: I enjoy cooking and baking — mostly baking. Target is a pretty big part of my life. I love exploring Madison’s craft beer offerings. I also spend a lot of time dreaming about sunny vacations and sleeping for more than five hours in one stretch. Oh, and coffee. Lots of coffee.
My superpower: Climbing the three flights of stairs to my office up until four days prior to giving birth to twins.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Don’t care so much about what others think, but think to care for others.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The people: members, clients, and especially my AMPED family.

 

 

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Aaron Manogue

Marketing

Alma mater: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Family: Married to my beautiful wife Ashley since 2015
What I like to do in my off-hours: I'm an avid hunter and fisherman and try to be outdoors as much as possible.
I’m known in the office for... Being upbeat and positive no matter what time of day it is.
My superpower: Identifying the patterns and trends in data that others don't see.
One skill or talent I wish I had: I wish I could play the guitar. It's something I always wish I had learned as a kid.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: The only things standing between your dreams and you is yourself. Don't let the unknown or your fears control how far you go in life.
Professional accomplishment I'm most proud of: Being elected to receive the 2015 WSAE Young Professional Award for my work with the organization.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: I'm not quite sure just yet, as I'm very new, but I'm sure it will be the people I work with.

 

 

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Christina McCoy, CAE

Account Executive

Alma mater: University of Wisconsin–La Crosse
Family: Loving husband, daughter Joanna and son James. No pets yet… maybe we’ll get a dog when the kids are old enough to help.
What I like to do in my off-hours: Take walks, host game-nights with friends, and listen to podcasts (especially Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Freakonomics, and NPR’s How I Built This). I also pretend to be good at yoga.
I’m known in the office for... Having a very clean and organized workspace.
My superpower: Cleaning and organization. I’m basically the character “Monica” from Friends on a less dramatic scale.
One skill or talent I wish I had: To actually be good at yoga, especially the really advanced poses like upside-down balances and holds.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: You do you. Be your authentic self.
Favorite client experience: Onboarding new members to the Board. It’s exciting to work with such passionate individuals who are filled with new ideas and inspiration toward leading the association into the future.
Professional accomplishment I'm most proud of: Serving as leadership for the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Young Professionals Committee.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The friendships I’ve made.

 

 

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Kristin McGuine

Graphic Design, Public Relations

Alma mater: UW-Madison, same as my grandma (during Prohibition), husband (we met in the dorms) and both our sons. One fun fact my grandma shared with me was that Tripp Commons in Memorial Union was THE place guys took a dinner date to really impress. Another was that she sometimes snuck out of Barnard Hall after curfew to visit a basement speakeasy somewhere off Regent.
Family: Husband Patrick and two sons. We don’t have any pets, although over the years we’ve had fish, birds, a tree frog and a leopard gecko, whose name was Stripe even though he was spotty.
What I like to do in my off-hours: Outdoor activities - hiking, biking, paddling - except not so much in the winter.
I’m known in the office for... Being easy to work with, getting it done, and listening to Jimmy Buffet on my PC.
My superpower: Being able to sleep ANYWHERE.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Something is only a big deal if you let it be a big deal.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Cliché, perhaps, but it’s the people. Every single co-worker of mine is competent, collaborative and supportive. It makes all the difference in the world. I love that!

 

 

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Sam McIlwain

Market Research

Alma mater: UW-Madison
Family: My big brother Jack; my lovely mother and father, Kim and Tim; and my ferocious yet charming cat Scooter
What I like to do in my off-hours: Intern by day, vigilante by night. When I put my mask on they call me “le faiblard.” Well not quite, but I play futsal, do photography, spend time with my friends and I guess I go to class if I’m feeling particularly adventurous that day.
I’m known in the office for... My dancing has been known to drop jaws…just kidding. I’m a terrible dancer. But I roast a mean marshmallow.
My superpower: The ability to annoy my girlfriend on command.
One skill or talent I wish I had: If I had the talent of being able to drive without giving my mom a heart attack...That would be great.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: A wise man once said, “Live and Learn”
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: How everyone goes out of their way to make you feel welcome and included as well as the fact-paced environment!

 

 

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Brittany Marsala Olson

Meetings Director

Alma mater: Edgewood College
Family: Dan (husband); George and Olive (four-legged fur babies)
What I like to do in my off-hours: Entertain, try new restaurants (especially brunch spots!), travel
I’m known in the office for... My spunky (maybe sometimes sassy?) personality
My superpower: Details
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Words of wisdom written by my grandfather before he passed away. “Do your best with all the challenges in life. We all have them. Respect others and they will respect you. Be there for your family and friends. We need each other. Enjoy life! There is so much we take for granted. Get up in the morning and thank God. Then go out and live life to its fullest. It’s the only one you have.”
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Co-workers that are like family!

 

 

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Charlotte Patterson

Operations Assistant

Alma mater: University of Wisconsin Madison – Majors: Nonprofit Leadership and Business
Family: Lynda and TJ’s daughter; Oldest of four
What I like to do in my off-hours: Waterski, go for walks with my puppy, read
I’m known in the office for... Matching outfits with Lynda
One skill or talent I wish I had: Dancing!
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Don’t give up on what you want most for what you want now.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The upbeat, fun, and constantly changing atmosphere. Oh, the people are pretty great too ;)

 

 

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Jayne Patterson

Meetings Assistant

Alma mater: University of Wisconsin - Madison
What I like to do in my off-hours: Work out, bake, attend Badger sporting events.
I’m known in the office for... Making people laugh
My superpower: Ability to negotiate with the best of them — like Brittany!
One skill or talent I wish I had: Dance: Hip-hop or ballet
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Live and learn.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Traveling and meeting members onsite at meetings

 

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TJ Patterson

Consulting Partner

Alma mater: Ripon College, Ripon, WI
What I like to do in my off-hours: Watch our kids grow in all aspects of their lives, be outdoors, support Lynda in her successes at AMPED.
I’m known in the office for... assembling office furniture without reading instructions and saving all the left-over parts (why do they ship those?)
My superpower: “MacGyvering” concepts into reality
One skill or talent I wish I had: Ability to play piano or guitar
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: "It's not mine to judge."
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Learning the lost art of sawing lumber in my younger days.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The dedication of the staff and watching our clients exceed their objectives with our services!

 

 

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Emily Petersen

Membership Director, Administration Team Leader

Alma mater: UW-Madison
What I like to do in my off-hours: Cook (eat), CrossFit, host people at my home for a meal or happy hour.
I’m known in the office for... Being an Excel wizard.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The people! Everyone at AMPED is so passionate about (and good at!) what they do and, as cheesy as it sounds, it is inspiring to be around. The cherry on top is that we all get along well outside of work, too, and are known to spend time with each other after hours.

 

 

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Diana Peterson

HR/Office Manager

Alma mater: UW-Platteville
Family: Husband Wayne, daughters Erika and Isabella
What I like to do in my off-hours: Watch my daughter compete in soccer and basketball, travel to warm beach locations, cook, listen to music, create whatever!
I’m known in the office for... A variety of aromas wafting from my office (good I hope!—essential oils)
My superpower: Invisibility, invulnerability, omnilingualism — NOT! But I do have a sick ability to pick out typos that others often miss.
One skill or talent I wish I had: Painting, as in painting a wall — can’t do it!
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Love is a choice, not merely a feeling. Choose love even when you don’t feel like it!
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: I received awards in my early finance career for volume, profitability, loss recovery, etc. I then spent nearly two decades raising my family and volunteering my time which was incredibly rewarding. After an extended hiatus, I am proud of my ability to jump back into a full-time professional role with AMPED.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The eclectic vibe of downtown Madison and the Capitol Square, along with the diversity of the clients we represent.

 

 

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Amanda Safa

Meetings Management

Alma mater: Iowa State University (undergrad) and Loyola University Chicago (grad)
Family: Fun-loving, hard-working husband, Mike
What I like to do in my off-hours: Spend time with family and friends, watch the Chicago Cubs (win the World Series) and eat
I’m known in the office for... My hotel routine to ease my fear of germs. I wrote an AMPED blog with a few of my travel tips, but I only shared a glimpse of my somewhat ridiculous routine when I first step into a hotel room.
One skill or talent I wish I had: As much as I love to eat, I’m a mediocre cook. I wish I could whip up a delicious meal with ease and confidence.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Wake up with purpose and choose to be happy each day.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: The people. So much talent and dedication to help our associations grow and perfect operations, all while having a great team to laugh with and celebrate professional and personal successes!

 

 

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Kim Siebecker

Certification Manager

Alma mater: I earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Edgewood College in Madison, WI and a master’s degree in political management from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Family: My wonderful husband and three awesome kids!
What I like to do in my off-hours: I love to read and to go hiking. Mostly I enjoy spending time with my family.
My superpower: Multi-tasking
One skill or talent I wish I had: I have always wanted to play the piano.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: My mom once shared this Eleanor Roosevelt quote with me: “You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Honestly, I am really proud of my entire career in association management!
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Definitely the people. I feel so lucky to be working with such an amazing group of colleagues and client organizations!

 

 

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Nate Sperloen

IT Director

Alma mater: Xavier’s school for gifted youngsters
What I like to do in my off-hours: Work
I’m known in the office for... Rolling up my sleeves. Literally.
My superpower: The ability to translate the language of Nerd for others
One skill or talent I wish I had: A better vertical
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: “Know when to hold ‘em, know when to fold ‘em.”
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Running my own business
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Everyone has their own unique talents.

 

 

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Amanda Stimart

Meetings & Communications, DC Office

Alma mater: University of Central Florida (BA); University of Miami (MALS)
Family: I come from a very large extended family though I am an only child. I have more cousins than I can count! My husband and I recently adopted a Border Collie/Labrador puppy who was rescued from Puerto Rico after the recent hurricanes.
What I like to do in my off-hours: I love to go treasure hunting at flea markets. I volunteer through the Junior League of Washington at historical Old Town Alexandria museums. I am also teaching myself calligraphy.
I’m known in the office for... Always having the best snacks!
My superpower: Eternal optimism.
One skill or talent I wish I had: I wish I could sing. I still do it but it’s not pretty. No American Idol here!
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: You can’t pour from an empty cup. Take care of yourself first.
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Organizing and conducting successful educational conferences in low resource locations such as South Africa, Indonesia, Malaysia and Mozambique.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED:The people! I am grateful to work with talented and genuine people who truly love what they do.

 

 

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Kim Striebel

Financial Management

Alma mater: Adrian College, BA Accounting; UW-Madison, MBA-Finance
Family: Husband, Dan and two adult sons
What I like to do in my off-hours: Read, snowshoe, walk, spend time with family
I’m known in the office for… “In your face” sweaters
My superpower: Efficiency, a need to tie down the little things, Excel
One skill or talent I wish I had: I wish I was better at the advice I was given below.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Attack and embrace the project that you know nothing about. It’s all about continuing to learn. Wish I was better at it.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Lynda and her staff. They feel like family.

 

 

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Kim Thompson

Managing Director, DC Office

Alma mater: UW-Madison
Family: Married to a former Madisonian, Bill; one daughter, Carly; and one son, Will
What I like to do in my off-hours: Re-purposing vintage finds, running, tennis, spectator at kids’ sporting events
My superpower: Multi-tasking, problem solving, juggling several businesses at once
Best piece of advice: Life rewards risk; don’t be afraid to aim high and go for it!
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Running multiple businesses at once and helping AMPED open the new DC office in Old Town Alexandria.

 

 

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Tony Veroeven

Membership, Sales and Marketing

Alma mater: Edgewood College
Family: Married to Rhonda. Have two sons: Brendan and Andrew
What I like to do in my off-hours: Boy Scouts, camping, kayaking, karate, running
I’m known in the office: For my sense of humor. (Maybe I should ask my coworkers about that, to see if it’s a good thing . . .)
My superpower: Pop culture knowledge and movie quotes
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: When I was 13 I was taught how to give a proper handshake.
Favorite client experience: I was recently asked to assist in the transition of a new client. The retiring executive director and staff made us feel so welcome and trusted to continue the association’s success, while being very open to change and improvement.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: All of my coworkers are rock stars at what they do. Lynda trusts us to exceed our clients’ expectations every day.

 

 

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Emily Viles-Monari

Program Coordinator, Meetings Technology

Alma mater: UW-Madison, Class of 2014
I’m known in the office for... My obsession with both Oreos and doughnuts.
My superpower is: Knowing when there is food in the office before everyone else does.
Celebrity you’ve been told you look like: I’ve been repeatedly told that I look like both Marion Cotillard and Kat Dennings.
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: In the words of a wise Albus Dumbledore, “Happiness can be found in even the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” — JK Rowling
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: I am currently serving as co-chair on a newly-created Young Professional Task Force for a professional association I belong to.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: My favorite thing about working at AMPED is working with such talented and innovative colleagues, who happen to also be my friends.

 

 

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Jeanne Weiss

Communications and Marketing Director

Alma mater: Mount Mary University
Family: 1 teenage daughter — that's all I can handle
What I like to do in my off-hours: Watch classic movies; experiment in the kitchen; read kitchy, vintage cook books
I’m known in the office for...Telling it like it is.
My superpower: I'm a mom.
One skill or talent I wish I had: I really wish I could sing. I can carry a tune, but imagine the feeling of really being able to belt it out — like Adele or Doris!
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: Surround yourself with people who challenge and inspire you.
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Around 1990, when “cut and paste” literally meant “scissors and glue,” I recognized early the need to transition to electronic publishing. I taught myself how to use the first version of Pagemaker (flashback!) and launched one of the first creative services departments in association management.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: I really love everyone I work with, and I know how blessed I am to be able to say that.

 

 

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Sharon A. Young, MBA

Education and Program Director

Alma mater: Harding University
What I like to do in my off-hours: Gardening, Skiing, Singing
My superpower: I’m constantly curious about all kinds of things!
One skill or talent I wish I had: Playing a drum set
Best piece of advice anyone ever gave me: You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf!
Favorite Client experience: Connecting people who don’t yet know each other to work together on similar goals.
Professional accomplishment I’m most proud of: Finishing my master’s degree and beginning a new career.
Favorite thing about working at AMPED: Constantly learning new things and finding new solutions!

 

 

& Our Associates

Dave Bayer

Taylor Computer Services
Dave-Bayer

Dave Bayer brings many years of information technology experience to AMPED. He provides a wide range of services, including server and networking, programming, business software and security enforcement for AMPED and its clients.

Brett Wangman

The Center for Association Growth (TCAG)
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Brett Wangman, president of TCAG, assists AMPED with development of its Higher Logic-hosted social media websites. His expertise is in the area of collaboration and online community building.

Ted Paris

National Association of Professional Allstate Agents
Ted Paris

Ted Paris, executive director of the National Association of Professional Allstate Agents, Inc. (NAPAA), works closely with AMPED to develop communications, education and representation to its members.

Mark Dorsey

Construction Specifiers Institute
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Mark Dorsey, executive director of the Construction Specifiers Institute (CSI), works closely with AMPED directing the management of marketing and communications services for CSI.

 

 

& Our Partners

PUBLISHING

Springer, Jacco Flipsen

Jacco is an international manager with leadership qualities that are imperative to work effectively with global organizations. Jacco and Springer have a strong history working with associations. Springer publishes the SWS Wetlands Journal.


Wiley, Brian Giblin

Brian is a senior editor at Wiley and has been working as the publisher’s lead for the International Council of Small Business, an AMPED consulting client since 2011. Brian has strong, global experience managing journals in social sciences.

LEGAL SERVICES

Howe & Hutton Ltd., C. Michael Deese

Based in Washington DC, Michael assists AMPED clients with hotel and convention center contract reviews.


Godfrey & Kahn SC, Mike Wittenwyler

An administrative and regulatory attorney who specializes in advising trade associations and other organizations in their interactions with the government. Mike advises AMPED and our clients on a variety of topics, including corporation, IRS tax exemption, contracts and agreements.


Stafford Rosenbaum Attorneys, Tom Solheim

Tom is the general counsel to AMPED and our clients, specializing in trademark applications and business law.

TECHNOLOGY

Diamax, Derek Rector

Diamax is an interactive consultant and software engineering company, producing and marketing cutting edge products including the online marketplace for AMPED’s client, CSIA. Diamax offers insightful strategy, innovative technology, and award-winning creative talent to AMPED clients, supporting and advising them as they grow.



FINANCIAL

UBS Wealth Advisors, Hillary Cullen

Hillary and her team provide investment recommendations that are strategically aligned with the aspirations and goals of our clients.


Wegner CPAs, Jenny Tarkowski

Jenny is a partner at Wegner with more than 15 years of experience. She specializes in performing financial statement and compliance audits for a variety of nonprofit organizations and trade associations, including all of AMPED’s clients.


Wintrust Wealth Management, Scott Steinhorst

Scott works with AMPED and our clients to design strategic investment plans, customized to meet each organization’s financial goals. Scott builds personal relationships and strives to create roadmaps to help clients arrive at their financial destinations.

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