Chris Martin | Cmartin@davidjamesgroup.com | 630.670.2745
DENVER (Dec. 12, 2022) 𑁋 The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer today announced that J. Michael Hoehn, an experienced executive leader skilled in nonprofit organizations, associations, and strategic planning, has been hired as the association’s new chief operating officer.
As an association management veteran, Hoehn has more than 25 years of experience in business consulting, having worked with organizations in both for-profit and nonprofit sectors improving operations, developing strategies, creating effective professional teams, and developing value recognition tools for potential customers.
“I enjoy helping associations improve operational effectiveness and survive in an increasingly complex and competitive marketplace. I am especially passionate about helping associations better adapt to the changes brought about by the digital revolution and helping Boards and staff re-engineer business models to thrive in the 21st Century,” Hoehn said.
Hoehn first entered the association industry as the vice president of Business Development before being promoted to president at CMI, an association management company providing consulting and management services to evolving healthcare associations. He has also worked in several technology start-ups and consulting firms.
He earned his bachelor’s degree in History from Arizona State University and serves as a volunteer with the Colorado Historical Society and the Civil War Preservation trust. He is a member of the American Society of Association Executives and the Colorado Society of Association Executives.
The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) is the only global organization dedicated solely to the study of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies. Founded in 1974, the association's membership includes more than 7,500 lung cancer specialists across all disciplines in over 100 countries, forming a global network working together to conquer lung and thoracic cancers worldwide. The association also publishes the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, the primary educational and informational publication for topics relevant to the prevention, detection, diagnosis, and treatment of all thoracic malignancies. Visit www.iaslc.org for more information.