Awards Program – Recognizing 2021 Initiatives

TNSAE Awards of Excellence: Recognizing the Best of Tennessee Associations

Monday, January 31, 2022
Location: TSCPA Meeting Center, 201 Powell Place, Brentwood

Join us as we celebrate and recognize this year’s Awards of Excellence winners as well as individual awards and the CAE Scholarship recipient!
“Building Member Experience Through Marketing”
During our time together, we will also hear from past award winners and
current TNSAE Associate Members, Daniel Smith, CAE and Abby Wheeler.
The co-founders of Market Retrievers, LLC, they will share ideas on developing
your member experience by building the “story” of your association and its members
into your marketing strategy.

Awards Categories include:
Association Program Excellence Awards 

  • Continuing Education Programs
  • Marketing
  • Special Events
  • Associations Impact Tennessee

Individual Awards 

  • Associate Member of the Year
  • Association Executive of the Year
  • Rising Star



This past year’s award recipients:
(recognized Jan. 29, 2021 for 2020 initiatives)

*Association Executive of the Year: Suzie Lusk, IOM, Vice President, Events & External Affairs,
Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry
*Association Rising Star: Mitchell Turner, Director of Communications & Marketing,
Greater Nashville REALTORS®
*Marketing: Insurors of Tennessee
*Special Event: Tennessee Association of Nurse Anesthetists & Association Partners
*Continuing Education Programming: Tennessee Bar Association and Tennessee Recreation and Parks Association
*Associations Impact Tennessee: Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry