An appointed legal counsel and historian sit in advisory positions but do not vote. Board meetings are held annually at the International Conference and mid-year.
The IEA office operates with an Experienced and paid Executive Director who knows the needs of the Member Associations, and the challenges facing Executive Directors & the board of Directors. The IEA also offers access to the best practices data on Board Governance and Association Management issues as well as access to answers on Membership Recruiting & Retention, Leads & Attendance Requirements, Association Surveys, etc.
An association must meet the criteria set forth in the IEA Bylaws to qualify for membership. The IEA currently consists of 42 associations located in the U.S., Canada, and Great Britain.
More about IEA:
The IEA Vision - To be the world's #1 leading resource for connecting member businesses.
The IEA Mission Statement - To foster the growth of Executive Association businesses by connecting them to a trusted International network of contacts.
IEA Member Benefits Include:
- Direct Access to executive decision makers internationally for business
- Access to potential suppliers of products and services
- Peer to peer support – connect with businesses in same industry
- Opportunities for leads, business exposure, referral
As a member of the prestigious International Executives Association you are connected to a trusted international network of contacts.
Just as many executive association members utilize their association logo on their website and other communications to show that they are a proud member of their association, as an IEA member you are afforded the same opportunity to use the IEA logo. Displaying the IEA logo will convey prestige, set you apart from your competition, and perhaps start a conversation about your local association.