- About Us
Our mission is to provide the knowledge, education, networking, and legislative leadership needed to run competent and prosperous community associations.
Who we are...
Founded in 1973 as a multidisciplinary, nonprofit alliance serving all stakeholders in community associations, CAI is the only national organization dedicated to fostering vibrant, responsive, competent community associations.
CAI is regarded as the national expert in educational programs and publications about community association governance, operations, and management. CAI’s members look to us for information about new products, educational opportunities, technologies, and better ways to run their communities.
CAI is the oldest, largest and most established organization in the community association industry. We are the first and only organization created specifically to meet the needs of all community association stakeholders. In CAI, you'll find a friendly and accessible forum to develop relationships, increase your knowledge, and help shape the future of our communities. CAI offers a host of resources that will help you excel.
What we do...
CAI's Professional Management Development Program (PMDP) offers courses that are developed for managers, professionals, and board members who want in-depth training and instruction on all aspects of association management. Course topics include insurance, risk management, finance, maintenance, general management, leadership, governance, law, and much more. Member discounts and multiple registration discounts are available. View a schedule of courses HERE.
CAI Minnesota (CAI-MN) serves members of CAI in Minnesota and the Midwest through educational training programs, industry publications and legislative action. Additional online resources, such as a searchable directory, online event registration and up-to-date association news are available on this website.