Southwest Management, LLC (SWM) specializes in managing associations.

About Southwest Management

Southwest Management provides full- or limited-service management and administration solutions for associations. We leverage industry knowledge and experienced management professionals' expertise to deliver substantial cost savings, economies of scale, and most importantly, organizational growth to clients. Our model fosters superior customer service, focus, and satisfaction.

Southwest Management specializes in membership growth, event management, board and committee support, financial administration, website design, database development and administration, and much more.

Our mission is to provide prompt, efficient, and cost-effective management that frees your board to focus on strategic organizational goals, member value, and the future.

Why choose Southwest Management?


Our Team

General Manager

Marianne Fazen, PhD

Marianne Fazen is the General Manager of Southwest Management. Her primary responsibilities include management oversight and Executive Director leadership of all client organizations.

Chief Executive Officer

Robert Fazen, MBA

Robert Fazen is Chief Executive Officer of Southwest Management, which he co-founded with Marianne Fazen in 1997 to transition her growing association management consulting practice into a formal business operation. Robert oversees the financial and technical operations of Southwest Management and its client organizations.

COO and VP, Client Services

Marcus Chappell

Marc Chappell joined the company in 1998. He works directly with Southwest Management clients to achieve goals defined by each organization’s Board of Directors.

Client Service Manager

Diana Morrison

Diana is a Client Service Manager with Southwest Management LLC ("SWM"). She brings a strong background, with over 20 years of experience in management, administrative, and organizational strategies.

Our Clients

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Get in touch with us

Feel free to reach out at any time using the contact information below.

Marc Chappell
COO and VP, Client Services