Association Specialists

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Teresa Excinia, MBA, CAE

Director of Learning and Development; Senior Account Executive

Teresa Excinia joined CAMS in 2015. With over a decade of business management experience, Teresa has enjoyed the transition into the association management world and has worked in many capacities since joining the firm.

Today, Teresa serves as the Executive Director for the California Escrow Association, California Mortgage Association, and the California Women Lawyers. In these roles, Teresa is responsible for overseeing the successful leadership and management of the association according to the strategic direction set by the Board of Directors. Other key duties include executive leadership, PAC administration, marketing, membership development, financial planning, and conference/tradeshow management.

Teresa earned her master’s degree in business administration (MBA) with a concentration in project management in 2017 and was inducted into the Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society in Business and the National Society of Leadership and Success. She is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Leadership and Innovation through the University of the Pacific. Additionally, Teresa is a member of the American Society of Association Executives and the California Society of Association Executives where she holds a Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential.

In her free time, Teresa enjoys traveling and hiking with her husband Chris. Their life’s greatest joy are their two dogs, Xavier and Jubilee. Teresa also enjoys volunteering and is an active member of the Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) in Sacramento and Fresno where she is trained in disaster preparedness.