Next Meeting: May 19 at 12:00 Noon
Lunch is included. Members $20, Nonmembers $30. We will videoconference between Bob Talley’s office at 8863 W. Flamingo R. Suite 102, Las Vegas in the south and Lori Benvin’s office at 161 Country Estates Circle, Suite 1B, and Reno.
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Thanks to Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske for a wonderful, open meeting with NSAE on March 11.
She discussed current events at the legislature and issues associations have with the Silver Flume registration system and set up a future meeting with her staff and two of our members for a more detailed discussion.
In Other News
On March 11, Maury Astley CAE, Executive Director of NSAE, met with Nevada Senate Majority Leader Michael Roberson and received a Senate proclamation recognizing the value of associations.
Following the meeting with the Secretary of State, Maury and Denise Selleck CAE, Executive Director of the NV Osteopathic Medical Association and past president of NSAE, met with Jeffery Landerfeldt, Deputy Secretary for Commercial Recordings and another staff member to discuss these issues in detail.
March 19 Maury met with Senator Reid in D.C. He discussed the value of associations, the economic value associations and their members bring to Nevada. They also spoke about the benefit of having government employees attend association meetings and he asked Senator Reid to prevent sponsorship and royalty income from being taxed as unrelated Business income. On March 18 & 19, Maury visited with NV Congressman Joe Heck DO, met Congressman Crescent Hardy and the staff for Senators Reid and Heller. Later Maury met with the staff for Congressman Amodei and Congresswoman Dina Titus.
All members of Congress were supportive of travel and associations. They now have a better understanding why associations need non-dues income to keep dues affordable and increase the value of membership. He also related the difficulty for small business to provide a variety of benefits to a multi-generational work force.
Best wishes to our CAE Study group as they take the CAE exam in May. We know you will do us proud!
Welcome New Members!
Tina Alexander, Director of Member Services for the International Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Council of Associations. She took advantage of our Associate Active member dues rate.
What people are saying about NSAE:
Izzy Irizarry, Social Media and Marketing Coordinator for the IICRCA, “I joined NSAE to learn more about associations and how they not only operate in Nevada but in the U.S as well.”
Contact Maury at 702-254-4263 or email@example.com if you have any questions.