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Stefan Bradham Named Association Forum and USAE Forty Under 40 Award Recipient

  • August, 21, 2019

—AHLA is proud to announce Stefan Bradham, Senior Director of Marketing and Communications, as a 2019 Forty Under 40® award recipient by Association Forum and USAE weekly newspaper. This award recognizes outstanding association professionals for their accomplishments, commitment to the industry, leadership skills and continued potential.

“Stefan’s potential as a leader in the association world was evident when he initially interviewed with AHLA,” recalls David S. Cade, Executive Vice President/Chief Executive Officer of AHLA. “I knew we needed his skill set, foresight, and strategy to lead our newly formed Marketing and Communications department. And through this award recognition, we are excited that the association community sees what we’re seeing on a daily basis.”

Stefan will be recognized at the 2019 Forty Under 40 Reception on Monday, December 16 in Chicago, IL. Additional recognition will take place at the Holiday Showcase Keynote and Networking Brunch.

“I am honored and humbled to join the ranks of Association Forum’s Forty under 40,” comments Stefan. “The association community has given me so much over the years in terms of personal and professional development, and I will continue to dedicate my efforts to advance this community forward.”

About Stefan Bradham

Stefan graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park, Robert H. Smith School of Business with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and a Bachelor of Science in International Business. He then earned his Master of Science in Marketing from The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. His nonprofit marketing career began in 2002 within the credit union industry and then further matured within the association community. For more information on his career, visit