Maureen Geoghegan

American Society of Anesthesiologists

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American Society of Anesthesiologists
United States


Maureen Geoghegan is chief membership and communications officer at the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA). In this role, she oversees ASA’s member- and public-facing departments, which include Marketing and Communications, Public Relations, and Member and Product Experience.

 Since joining ASA in 2018, Geoghegan has held progressively expanding senior leadership roles, including her most recent position as communications and membership executive. An audience-focused marketing communications strategist and relationship builder with more than 20 years of health care association experience, she is committed to delivering a modern, centralized marketing approach to further the Society’s mission and drive membership engagement and satisfaction.

 Prior to joining ASA, Geoghegan was director of marketing for six years at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, promoted from Marketing Manager. Before applying her skills to the association arena, Geoghegan worked in account management roles at small- and mid-sized advertising agencies, serving clients as varied as the U.S. Department of Defense and Holiday Inn.

 She is a member of the American Marketing Association, Association Forum, and American Society of Association Executives. She co-chairs the Communications special interest group of the Council of Medical Specialty Societies. Geoghegan was selected as a 2022-2024 ASAE Diversity Executive Leadership Program (DELP) scholar and serves on the ASAE Marketing Advisory Council. 

 Geoghegan received her Bachelor of Arts in communication/advertising, with a minor in philosophy, from The University of Tulsa in Oklahoma. She lives and obsessively gardens with her wife, Annice, and their corgi, Hoagie, in a historic Chicago bungalow.