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CAI Announces Recipients of the 2018 Board Member Education Scholarship

3/12/2018  -  Falls Church, VA

Three CAI members selected to receive free registration and travel costs for the CAI 2018 Annual Conference and Exposition in Washington, D.C.

March 12, 2018 – Falls Church, VA – Community Associations Institute (CAI), the leading international authority in community association education, governance, and management, announced today the recipients of the 2018 Board Member Education Scholarship.

In honor of CAI member Jerry Fien's long-standing commitment to homeowner involvement within CAI, the organization annually provides financial support for select homeowner leaders to attend the CAI Annual Conference and Exposition. 

Congratulations to the 2018 recipients:


Fred Chitty

Hampton Lake Community Association
Bluffton, S.C.

Theodore Lansing

Leisure Village Association
Camarillo, Calif.


Daniel Wakil

Whiteland Woods Community Association
West Chester, Pa.

The Board Member Education Scholarship is designed for CAI homeowner members who serve on the governing boards of their homeowners associations or condominium communities. Each scholarship includes free conference registration and up to $1,000 to cover travel and lodging expenses to attend the CAI 2018 Annual Conference and Exposition, May 9–12, in Washington, D.C.

The annual event brings together nearly 2,000 community association homeowners, managers, management company executives, association board members, and business professionals who serve the 342,000 condominiums, co-operatives, and community associations in the U.S. and millions more worldwide.

The three-day conference kicks off with keynote speakers Cam Marston and Katty Kay and includes more than 30 education sessions. This year's exhibit hall will feature the largest international community association show in the world.



About Community Associations Institute
Since 1973, Community Associations Institute (CAI) has been the leading provider of resources and information for homeowners, volunteer board leaders, professional managers, and business professionals in 342,000 community associations, condominiums, and co-ops in the United States and millions of communities worldwide. With nearly 37,000 members, CAI works in partnership with 63 affiliated chapters within the U.S., Canada, United Arab Emirates, and South Africa, as well as with housing leaders in several other countries including Australia, Spain, Saudi Arabia, and the United Kingdom.

A global nonprofit 501(c)(6) organization, CAI is the foremost authority in community association management, governance, education, and advocacy. Our mission is to inspire professionalism, effective leadership, and responsible citizenship—ideals reflected in community associations that are preferred places to call home. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter and Facebook @CAISocial.

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