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Our Staff




President, Association Resources


Membership/Administrative Manager


Bookkeeping Specialist

Cara A. Grassie

President, Cara A. Grassie Communications
Cara is an experienced executive with a broad working knowledge in communications, meeting and event planning, membership development, and advocacy campaigns for various companies and organizations. She is also an Adjunct Professor at Schenectady County Community College, where she teaches undergraduate courses in Meeting and Convention Planning, Hospitality, and Travel and Tourism.

Josh Crystal

Lead Graphic Designer
Josh is a graphic designer, web developer and photographer with a background in association management. He has touched on almost every aspect of running a successful association, from membership services to conference planning and everything in between. He understands the needs and challenges that they face and tailors his work to address those issues head-on.

Greg Rowe

Co-Founder & Consultant at Nimbus Logic, LLC
Greg is a member of Nimbus Logic, LLC, an IT consulting company that specializes in cloud services.  With an extensive software engineering background, he has developed software tailored to association management and development.

Ali Dorman Fernandez

Ali Dorman Fernandez

Principal/Creative Director, SilverHill Media
Ali is a solutions oriented brand strategist and marketing leader with a passion for generating social impact and community engagement supporting mission driven organizations. She is a creative team player accomplished at producing compelling, authentic and cohesive media narratives, with deep rooted attention to policy, technology, and access in education arenas.

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