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David A. Murillo, CAE

David is a principal and serves as President and Chief Mission Officer of The Core Management Company (TCMC).  He is the vision driver of TCMC and primary liaison to our client Boards. He provides executive level services, and assists in strategic planning, government affairs and PAC management for our clients. He possesses a Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and is currently enrolled in the US Chamber of Commerce’s Institute of Organizational Management (IOM) program. A respected leader in the realm of association executives, David was named the 2019 Association Executive of the Year by the California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE). He  served as CalSAE’s Chair of the Board from 2020-2021 and in that capacity helped guide the association management industry through the pandemic crisis. He continues to serve on the CalSAE executive committee. 

Experience:

  • 20 plus years of industry experience, including, executive management, marketing, program development, and communication with membership and public agencies as well as assisted with legislative advocacy
  • Has served in an executive director capacity for national, state and local trade associations and professional societies
  • Served as membership executive for California Restaurant Association and American Council of Engineering Companies of California
  • Strong background in insurance programs and risk management
  • Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)
  • Completed half of curriculum of Institute of Organizational Management program, expected completion June 2022
  • 2019 CalSAE Executive of the Year


Community Involvement:

  • Immediate Past Chair of the California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE)
  • Member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)
  • Member of the Association Management Company Institute (AMCI)
  • Former President of the California Capital Region Sigma Chi Alumni Association
  • Board Member Council for Giving 


Education:

  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, California State University, Sacramento