Peter Doherty

Account Executive

Role at Bostrom

In addition to working with scientific, medical and professional societies, arts organizations and certification boards, Peter works with trade associations in the real estate, transportation and utility industries. He currently serves as the Greeting Card Association’s Executive Director, and encourages his team to focus on quality of service and access to services for all members and volunteers, with an emphasis on projects that can truly move organizations forward.

Background

Peter has engaged members and volunteers as a senior staff member and served as executive director for a variety of nonprofits since taking his first position in this field in 1996. He earned his Certified Association Executive designation from the American Society of Association Executives in 2005. A native Washingtonian, he has also served as a volunteer for the Greater Washington Society for Association Executives, and has written for the ASAE publication Membership Developments. Peter earned his Bachelors in Music Industry from James Madison University


Interests

  • Classical vocal performances
  • History
  • Tennis
  • Cycling
  • Travel
  • Numismatics
  • Anything Irish!

Favorite Places in DC

  • Smithsonian Institution… so much to see, and all free!
  • Verizon Center, Home of the Capitals and Wizards!
  • The World War II Memorial, celebrating the greatest generation
  • Nationals Park (Go Nats)
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon
  • Maryland’s / Virginia’s Eastern Shore