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Leadership theme prevails in CEOs reading

In summer reading, association CEOs study how to be better leaders

Migus Huerta, Khani, SteenFrom left, Association of Children’s Museums’ Laura Migus Huerta, American Clinical Laboratory Association's Julie Khani, American Physiological Society's Scott Steen

August 30, 2019
By Martin Berman-Gorvine

Summer is often a time for catching up on reading, and for well-motivated association executives, it’s also a time for lessons on leadership.

The Association of Children’s Museums’ board of directors started a book club last fall, said Executive Director Laura Huerta Migus, with everyone agreeing to read the same book. After first tackling a research article on association governance, the board chose to read “Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less” by Greg McKeown.