About ASCENT

ASCENT – An Association Management Company

Based in Alexandria, Virginia, near the heart of the nation’s capital, ASCENT Management, LLC, is an Association Management Company (AMC) that was founded in 2002 by Pamela N. Valenzuela, CAE. The team of professionals at ASCENT leverages their years of experience and subject-area expertise to offer customized management solutions based on industry best practices for each of its client associations . ASCENT provides both full-service association management and project-specific or function-specific management, including accounting and financial management, communications and marketing, educational programming, meetings and special events, membership development and retention, , non-dues revenue generation, strategic planning and leadership development, technology services, and website design.

We are committed to building win-win partnerships with our clients. Our most important asset is our dynamic, results-oriented business professionals who are dedicated to putting their experience to work for our clients. ASCENT Management is structured with full-time staff and part-time subcontractors, which allows us to expand and retract throughout the year to meet our clients’ high demand periods.

ASCENT’s ability to provide innovative solutions to the challenges, problems and opportunities facing associations in today’s ever-changing environment is what we do best. We know how to listen and will act with integrity as we collaborate with each organization to determine how best we may be of service. We have worked with associations and organizations of many sizes, and it would be no greater honor than to partner with your organization to find the perfect solution to manage and streamline some or all of your operations. We are dedicated to your success!