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Kristine Metter, MS, CAE


Kristine Metter is a skilled executive who has dedicated her entire career to serving associations and community-based nonprofits. For more than 30 years, Ms. Metter has consistently provided solutions-oriented leadership that results in organizational growth. She has deep experience in both strategy and operations with a particular focus on revenue generation, member experience, and events. Through her consultancy, Crystal Lake Partners, she works with nonprofit leaders to advance their missions while adhering to strong business practices.


Prior to founding Crystal Lake Partners, Ms. Metter held senior staff positions with America’s Essential Hospitals, the Visiting Nurse Associations of America (VNAA), AcademyHealth, and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). She has also worked in the health services field with organizations such as the American Red Cross, the National Institutes of Health, and the National Marrow Donor Program.


She is a certified association executive (CAE), and holds an MS in Nonprofit Management from the University of Maryland University College and a BSBA in Marketing from the University of Missouri.


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