Global Scientific and Medical Professional Organization, AACC, Names New CEO

Washington, DC (June 15, 2020) – American Association of Clinical Chemistry, AACC, a global scientific and medical professional organization, recently named Mark Golden as their new CEO, effective August 17, 2020.

Golden’s professional experience includes over 40 years in professional association management.He has served as a CEO for 22 years, joining AACC after working for seven years as CEO for NPSE, an engineering and scientific organization.Golden holds a bachelor of arts in drama and English language and literature from the University of Virginia, and he is a Fellow of the American Society of Association Executives as well as a Certified Association Executive.


About AACC

Founded in 1948, AACC is a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to clinical laboratory science and its application to healthcare. AACC brings together clinical laboratory professionals, physicians, research scientists, and business leaders focused on clinical chemistry, molecular diagnostics, mass spectrometry, translational medicine, lab management, and other areas of laboratory medicine and science. AACC has more than 7,500 members who come from 110 countries and hold a range of professional degrees, certifications, and credentials.


About Sterling Martin

Sterling Martin Associates (SMA) is a national executive search firm founded in 2006 by CEO and Managing Partner, David Martin. SMA specializes in working with associations and nonprofit organizations on senior-level executive searches. With five office locations in Washington, DC, Chicago, New York and California, SMA offers national reach and scope while providing superior quality of service in a cost-effective manner. Our partners and consultants bring association, nonprofit and for-profit management experience to each of our client engagements. Our team also serves as volunteers for a wide range of nonprofit governing boards.