Principal, DeLizia Consulting Services
James S. DeLizia, CAE, Principal of DeLizia Consulting Services, focuses his professional career in the areas of leadership, membership and organizational development. He has been providing strategic planning, training, and consultative services to non-profit professional, trade and philanthropic organizations for over 25 years. In addition to his work in a consulting capacity, James previously served as staff vice president of the National Association of Home Builders, a large trade association, overseeing strategic planning, chapter relations, membership and leadership development, marketing, publications and member education.
As an active volunteer leader himself, James has served on the board of directors, as chairman of the Membership Section, and as a founding member of the Chapter Relations Section of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). He has also served on the board of directors of the California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE), facilitating a merger of three societies in California to form CalSAE.