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    President and owner, Lynda J. Patterson, FASAE, CAE

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Who we are

AMPED Association Management is a full-service association management company working with associations across the globe. We work in partnership with boards of directors to provide high energy leadership and operational management. Our clients are primarily national and international trade and professional associations.

AMPED is a close-knit team that provides the personal service your members expect, backed by a staff of expert specialists. We use the knowledge gained from working with multiple organizations to help your organization achieve its highest potential. Best of all, we are passionate about the power of association. Put the energy of AMPED to work for you!

Let’s talk about a partnership! 

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Latest News

21 April 2023
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AMPED Association Management, an accredited full-service association management company with offices in Madison, Wisconsin and Metro Washington, DC, has been selected to manage American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Academy of Leadership and In...
31 January 2023
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AMPED Association Management is proud to congratulate Christina McCoy, recipient of the prestigious 2023 Forty Under 40 Award from InBusiness Magazine. “I’m honored to be celebrated for this award among the business peers in my Madison community,” sa...
22 December 2022
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AMPED Association Management is pleased to announce that Diana Peterson has completed and passed the exam for the Florida Society of Association Executives Qualified Association Specialists (QAS) Program. Peterson is the Operations Manager for both t...
20 September 2022
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AMPED Association Management is pleased to announce that Amy Motyka, CMP has completed a transition into a new role as Executive Director of the American Academy of Anesthesiologist Assistants (AAAA). “We’re very pleased to work with Amy as a member ...
30 August 2022
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  AMPED is proud to announce that Lynda J. Patterson, FASAE, CAE will become the Chair of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Research Foundation beginning Sept 1, 2022. She will also serve as Chair-Elect of the ASAE Board of D...
15 July 2022
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AMPED Association Management is pleased to announce that Kim Schardin, MBA, CAE has joined the AMPED family as the Executive Director of the Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA). Schardin has nearly 20 years of experience working with associatio...

Listen to Our Podcast

Associations AMPED Up! is where you’ll get a better understanding of the AMC model through conversations with association professionals. We’ll dive into the principles and best practices to which they adhere and the tools and initiatives they use to help their client associations grow. Whether you are an emerging or seasoned association professional, we hope you will enjoy the insights our guests will bring to this podcast.

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Reflections on the Power of Associations

For American Associations Week, AMPED President and Owner Lynda Patterson shared her perspective on the strength of associations and their importance during times of crisis and change.

Association CEO Succession Planning

AMPED was asked to produce a video showcasing the power of AMCs. We were proud to tell the story of how we help associations with retiring CEOs transition to the AMC model. Here's one of our success stories.