Elizabeth “Betsy” Spruill earns Certified Association Executive credential



Washington, DC – ASAE (American Society of Association Executives) has announced that Elizabeth “Betsy” Spruill, account executive, of the CMI Association Management Division of MJH Life Sciences®, has recently earned the certified association executive (CAE) designation. The CAE represents the highest professional credential in the association industry.

“CMI is a health care association management company, and our clients expect us to perform at the top of our professional credentials. We are so proud and excited for Betsy and can’t wait to see her deploy her knowledge in helping providers and their patients,” said Christian Downs, JD, MHA, president of CMI Association Management. “We hope to build on Betsy’s accomplishment and encourage more of our associates to achieve CAE status.”

To be designated as a CAE, an applicant must have 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 4,500 association professionals currently hold the CAE credential. The CAE program is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies.

Spruill’s achievement reflects her continuous pursuit of professional growth and development, as well as her commitment to serving the needs of association and their members. With the CAE designation, she joins an esteemed group of professionals who have earned this distinction, demonstrating their commitment to upholding the highest standards of association management. The CMI Association Management Division of MJH Life Sciences takes great pride in supporting its employees’ professional development and congratulates Spruill on this remarkable accomplishment.

To learn more about Elizabeth “Betsy” Spruill and her professional achievements, please visit her LinkedIn.

About ASAE:

ASAE is a membership organization of more than 47,000 association executives and industry partners. Since it was established 100 years ago, its members have and continue to lead, manage, and work in or partner with organizations in more than a dozen association management disciplines, from executive management to finance to technology. With the support of ASAE Research Foundation, a separate nonprofit entity, ASAE is the premier source of learning, knowledge, and future-oriented research for the association and nonprofit profession and provides resources, education, ideas, and advocacy to enhance the power and performance of the association and nonprofit community. Visit ASAE at asaecenter.org.

About CMI

CMI, the association management division of MJH Life Sciences, provides trusted and dynamic management services for associations, foundations, and non-profits in the healthcare field. CMI manages the Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC)- the leading education and advocacy organization for the cancer care community and the Oncology State Societies at ACCC — a network of 22 Chapters that provide a state- and regional-level focus into the complexities of cancer delivery.

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