Degnon Associates

Company Profile

Since 1979, this small family business has grown into one of the most nationally and internationally recognized professional association management firms. We are committed to ensuring our clients' growth and success through the collaborative efforts of volunteers and management. Degnon clients consistently benefit from the historical perspective and depth of expertise based in theseĀ Value Added Services:

  • - Family owned and operated business
  • - Established in 1979
  • - Original organizations still among our clients
  • - Well established and highly regarded in the field
  • - Meticulous attention to detail so every project is a success
  • - Management systems with individualized attention to the need of each client
  • - Focus on strategically important matters, then operational matters
  • - Strategic orientation that helps clients with growth and development
  • - Commitment to the development of volunteer leaders
  • - Support volunteer leaders so that they accomplish the task and receive the recognition
  • - Track record of generating new programs and services as sources of new income
  • - Record of converting cost centers into profit centers
  • - Accolades for solid program management of annual conferences
  • - Among first to fully automate abstract submission program for scientific meetings
  • - History of transforming annual conferences into expanded profit centers
  • - Superb team of dedicated account executives handling daily operations
  • - Planned and orderly growth, not looking to be the biggest company, just the best
  • - Conduct training for other management companies with superior ratings from peers
  • - Dedicated to growth and development of employees
  • - Invest in training and continuing education of our employees

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Executive Staff

George K. Degnon, CAE

Founder & Chairman of the Board

Laura Degnon, CAE

President & CEO

Kathy Haynes Johnson

Association Executive

Stephanie Leisenring

Director of Accounting Services

Connie Mackay, CAE

Executive Director

Dave McDonald

Director of Information Technology

Sarah Shiffert

Executive Director

Amy Schull

Director of Meetings

Maureen Thompson

Executive Director

Christopher N. Wood

Executive Director

Our Clients

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