Staff Members
Kerri L. McGovern,  MPP, CAEKerri L. McGovern,  MPP, CAE
Kerri L. McGovern, MPP, CAE
Director, Membership

Kerri joined ASID in July 2016 as the Director of Membership. In this role, she is takes a creative, yet data-driven approach to engaging ASID members and prospective members. Kerri oversees membership reporting, transactional/renewal communication and database system applications. She helps develop and implement an annual membership strategy to achieve ASID’s strategic membership goals. Kerri manages ASID’s top-notch customer and chapter services staff for smooth operations and excellent execution of recruitment and retention tactics, to ensure outstanding customer service for ASID members.

She started her non-profit career as a Coalitions Program Manager for the American Council of Engineering Companies, helping manage interest groups. Her next move was to the Society of Research Administrators International as a Manager of Membership, Marketing and Communications. Most recently, Kerri was Director of Membership, and then Senior Director of Marketing & Member Services at the American Chiropractic Association where she spearheaded a technology upgrade of the organizations’ database and website and launched a retention program that won the 2016 ASAE Gold Circle Award.

Kerri is a graduate of American University and George Mason University, with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Law and Society, and a Master of Arts in Public Policy, respectively. She lives in Washington, DC with two cats, one toddler, and a husband, in order of neediness. She is originally from Rhode Island.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Kerri

  1. Has season tickets to Washington, DC’s Arena Stage and is an avid theater-goer
  2. Saw the incomparable Neil Diamond play Fenway Park
  3. Can only complete the NYT crossword until Wednesday
  4. Is the only redhead in her family this generation
  5. Can open a bottle of champagne with a saber