Freed-100x121Chris Freed brings 12 years of non-profit association management experience and an additional 12 years experience in a variety of line and management positions in the software industry. Freed’s previous experience includes director of finance and technology for the American College of Phlebology and Managing Director of the ACP Foundation. Freed was also a principal in an AMC where he served as chief financial officer and chief information officer.

Freed is highly experienced in association management operations and governance matters. Freed is currently serving as the executive director of the American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine and is the chief operating officer for the California Association of Flower Growers & Shippers.

Freed has a B.A. in Geography and Psychology from the University of Illinois and joined L&M in 2011. Freed earned the Certified Association Executive credential in 2012.


  • ASAE & The Center for Association Leadership
  • California Society of Association Executives