Chief Academic Officer Summit
Keynote Speaker

Dr. Larry Dake has served in leadership positions for over 12 years as a curriculum coordinator, principal, and assistant superintendent.  He attended King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, PA, and Binghamton University, in Binghamton, NY.  Professionally, Larry has served as a school leader for 13 years spanning three districts and roles as a curriculum coordinator, building principal, and Assistant Superintendent overseeing personnel, instruction, and finance.  He also teaches in the Binghamton University Educational Leadership program and mentors prospective and early career administrators.

His wife, Kelly, is an elementary school reading teacher and they have three children - two girls and a boy - Avery, Tyler, and Emma.  Beyond spending time with family, Larry is an avid fan of baseball history.

Larry is the author of two previous books, Crisis Management: Effective Leadership to Avoid Early Burnout and Identifying Small Habits: Left Unchecked by School Leaders, Small Faults Can Become Major Cracks.  In addition, he is a contributing author on Dads, Leaders, & Father Figures, which will release in early 2023. 
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February 8-9, 2023

Registration Includes: Summit Sessions, meals, materials & networking reception held Wednesday, February 8 at the Marriott East Hotel.
$249 - Member
$349 - Nonmember

$139 plus tax
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Cancellation Policy
Cancellations will be accepted through January 20, 2023, but must be submitted in writing via email (, fax (502) 875-4631, or mail to 87 C. Michael Davenport Blvd., Frankfort, KY 40601.
Refunds will be issued less an administrative fee of $49 to offset the cost of materials purchased on your behalf.
Refunds cannot be issued for cancellations or no-shows after January 20, 2023, due to commitments KASA made to the hotel and other suppliers on your behalf. You are welcome to substitute a school leader in your place, member/nonmember rate will apply.
*Written cancellation or substitution is required to protect both KASA members and staff from the uncertainty and misunderstandings that may occur because of cancellations made by phone during a hectic work period.

For questions regarding your registration, please contact the KASA office (800) 928-5272