G.A. Taylor Fernley
Taylor Fernley is President & CEO of Fernley & Fernley, Inc. and has been involved in daily operations since 1973. Founded in 1886, Fernley & Fernley is a fifth generation family firm in the association management business representing 20 full service trade associations and professional societies in a wide assortment of industries, business sectors and professions.
Taylor has served in numerous leadership roles throughout his career in the association and hospitality industry. Among his involvement has been his activity with the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) where he currently serves on the Annual Giving Committee, the Summit Awards Steering Committee, Past Chair of the Association Management Council, and currently sits on the Board of ASAEï¿½s Key Committee for the Association Management Council.
He is involved in numerous civic and community activities. He served on the board of the National Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America and served for 10 years as the President of the Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Montgomery County. He additionally provides Leadership on the Boards of The National Liberty Museum and the MidAtlantic Employers’ Association. Locally, he serves on the Boards of the Gladwyne Civic Association and Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Churchï¿½s Foundation. He is an active member at Merion Golf Club.
Taylor was recently recognized by his peers for his longstanding commitment to the non-profit management community with the Excellence in Association Management Award.
Taylor is a graduate of Randolph Macon College in Ashland, VA. He and his wife, Pamela Moyer Fernley, have two children.