A World Reshaped by Covid
ASAE ForesightWorks is a deliberate, evidencebased research program and emerging line of products to provide association professionals with a continual stream of intelligence about the changes facing the association industry, including:
- regularly updated action briefs;
- tools for applying insights from the research in your association;
- guidance in performing environmental scans; and
- opportunities to engage with peers around the research.
Ultimately, the program’s mission is to empower association leaders to create a culture of foresight in their associations and to lead their organizations confidently into the future.
Dr. Sharon Moss, Washington DC
President at ASAE Research Foundation
Dr. Moss serves as President and Chief Research Officer of the ASAE Research Foundation, where she directs the Association's development, research, and knowledge dissemination efforts. She leads the development and implementation of a robust and multi-faceted research agenda that addresses the organization's market and industry research needs and advances applied and scholarly knowledge in association management. She received her Ph.D. and Masters Degree in speeach-language pathology, with and emphasis in cognitive neuroscience from the University of Florida and a Bachelor's Degree in biology from South Carolina State University. Dr. Moss' professional career has included association management, research administration, and clinical research in both academic and biomedical research settings. She currently serves as Vice President of Standards and Ethics in Speech-Language Pathology and on the ASHA Board of Directors and is a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Andrea Wieters, Washington DC
Senior Manager of Industry Research and Research Engagement Strategist
Andrea manages research projects in the ASAE Research Foundation focused on industry-wide association best practices. She also manages two grant programs for the Foundation - the Scholarly Research Grants and the Sal Martino Grant for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Research - and strategizes opportunities for the community to engage with research findings. As a member of ASAE's IdeaGen Team and Internal Racial Injustice Team, Andrea is passionate about social equity issues and developing places for freedom of thought and expression. She holds a degree in public policy from the University of Maryland and is a proud Clemson University alum.
Bob London, CAE, Missouri
Chair ASAE ForesightWorks Advisory Group
Bob is serving in his 20th year as the National Executive Director of Alpha Phi Omega. He has over 37 years of association management experience. Additionally, he serves as CSO of the Alpha Phi Omega Endowment (Foundation). Bob received a Certificate in Strategic Foresight from the University of Houston. He is very involved in the association management community and has led trainings, seminars, and workshops for numerous boards of directors, staffs and conferences. He currently is serving as Chair of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Research Foundation ForesightWorks Advisory Committee and just completed a three-year term as the ASAE Research Foundation Committee. He is a member and past president of the Kansas Society of Association Executives. He loves sports and volunteering with organizations that benefit children.