May 8, 2020
Contact: Kay A. Whalen, MBA, CAE, EDI President
Ashtin Neuschaefer, CAE, Named Executive Director of the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
Milwaukee, WI – Ashtin Neuschaefer, CAE, has been named Executive Director of the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) as of May 4, 2020.
SRS is a global spine society with a membership of 1,400, an annual budget of over $5 million, and is managed by Executive Director, Inc. (EDI), an association management company specializing in medical organizations.
Ms. Neuschaefer has served SRS since 2013 in various capacities. She has assumed the role of Tressa Goulding, CAE, who recently retired after a 30-year tenure with SRS, including 26 years as the SRS Executive Director. Since 2018, Ms. Neuschaefer has been the organization’s Director of Administration. “I am humbled to have the opportunity to continue to serve the SRS and its wonderful members. While these are interesting and challenging times to be assuming this role, I know that the strength of our membership and staff will carry us through,” said Neuschaefer.
Dr. Paul Sponseller, SRS President stated, “The SRS presidential line, Board and other volunteers look forward to working with Ashtin in her new role. Given her knowledge of our organization and our members, we are certain that she will serve SRS well. We thank Tressa for her work in making SRS what it is today.”
The Scoliosis Research Society is a non-profit, professional organization, made up of physicians and allied health personnel. Our primary focus is on providing continuing medical education for health care professionals and on funding/supporting research in spinal deformities. Founded in 1966, SRS has gained recognition as the world's premier spine deformity society. Please visit www.srs.org for further information.