Wes Glinsmann, the Oklahoma State Medical Association’s (OSMA) director of state legislative and political affairs, has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE®) designation through ASAE. Glinsmann passed a stringent exam in association management, completed more than 100 hours of specialized professional development and has served at the OSMA for eight years.
ASAE is a membership organization of more than 21,000 association executives and industry partners. Like Glinsmann, other CAE-certified professionals manage leading trade associations, membership societies and voluntary organizations. Glinsmann becomes the fourth current Oklahoma State Medical Association staff member to achieve the distinguished certification.
The Oklahoma State Medical Association represents Oklahoma’s physicians as the non-profit state association. From medical school to retirement, physician members rely on the OSMA to represent their comprehensive interests. The OSMA provides legislative and regulatory advocacy, professional development, practice resources and other benefits spanning all medical practice structures and specialties. Services address and resolve physicians’ challenges throughout their careers.