Latest IRS Form 990 tax disclosures show that more than 25 association chief executives earned more than $2 million. The median increase for the 25 highest-paid CEOs was 4.7 percent, down from 5.9 percent in the previous year. But given the size of the paychecks, that increase for a top-paid association leader can equate to more than $100,000.
Two new peer-networking groups, launched last month by CEO Update for executive staff in associations, are more than 75 percent full and are expected to close to new members until 2019.
Evans, CEO of APA since March, wants to raise awareness of what psychologists do. Example: "Most people don't associate artificial intelligence with psychology, but psychology's all through it."
COO Sherrif Karamat to succeed longtime CEO as head of Chicago-based Professional Convention Management Association after she steps down in January; Sexton will continue to advise group through March.