Kerry is a Certified Association Executive (CAE) and her career in association management has spanned nearly 30 years. In 1989, she became Principal and co-owner of HollandParlette with company founder Carol Holland Parlette. Kerry and her partner of nearly 20 years, Kent Lindeman, today lead a staff of 30 professionals serving 22 associations. Together they provide strategic direction and management guidance to the non-profit trade and professional non-profit organizations managed by HollandParlette. Kerry holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from the University of Iowa and a Masters of Public Administration (MPA) from Iowa State University.