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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 served as an association management industry leader through the pandemic crisis. David has also been appointed to the ASAE CAE Exam Committee,  composed of 12-15 national association industry subject matter experts that review and edit examination questions for the CAE certification. 

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)
  • Enrolled in the US Chamber Institute of Organizational Management (IOM) program, expected completion June 2022
  • 2019 CalSAE Executive of the Year


Community Involvement:

  • Current Immediate Past Chair of the California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE)
  • Member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) 
  • Appointed to the ASAE Certification Association Executive (CAE) program Exam Committee for 2021-2022
  • Sacramento State Alumni Association Chapter Engagement Committee Member 
  • 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