Growing and Strengthening Your NALA Affiliated Association 

Growing and Strengthening Your NALA Affiliated Association 


Date and Time: Sunday, July 14, 2024 – 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. ET

Additional Special Event Registration Fee Required to Attend

NALA Member: $150 per individual attending (breakfast and snack break included)

Non-Member: $175 per individual attending (breakfast and snack break included)

Discover the power to drive positive change in your NALA Affiliated Association! Join us for an invigorating half-day session crafted specifically for leaders like you. Dive into insightful discussions and gain practical strategies to recruit, retain, and energize your members and board members alike.

Led by the seasoned facilitator Shelley Cadamy, whose wealth of experience spans decades of empowering boards, including the prestigious NALA Board of Directors and numerous boards of Affiliated Associations, this session promises invaluable guidance. Click here to read Shelley’s biography.

But that is not all – envision yourself at the forefront of a vibrant board, equipped with the skills to lead effectively and conduct meetings that inspire action. Your voice matters, and this session will show you how to make it resonate.

Do not miss out on this opportunity to shape the future of your association. Act fast as attendance is limited! Secure your spot today, and let us embark on this transformative journey together.

Who should seize this opportunity? Current leaders, aspiring trailblazers, and anyone passionate about fostering growth within NALA Affiliated Associations. Whether you are an officer, a board member, or an eager committee participant, this session is tailor-made for you. Even if you are considering establishing a new Affiliated Association, your presence is invaluable.


  • Introductions and Expectations
  • Unveiling the Role of a Board of Directors
  • Assessing and Elevating Your Board’s Potential
  • Fostering Committee Dynamics
  • Mastering the Art of Effective Board Meetings
  • Cultivating Future Leaders
  • Member Recruitment Demystified
  • Igniting Membership Engagement and Loyalty
  • Navigating NALA-Specific Topics and Requirements
  • Planning for Seamless Succession
  • Your burning questions answered in an enriching Q&A session, paving the way for your next steps.

Mark your calendars and get ready to embark on a journey of growth and impact. Let us shape a brighter future for NALA Affiliated Associations together!