This paper provides a brief history of the beginning of the Association for InternationalAgricultural and Extension Education. It also looks at minutes from board meetings, copies ofthe reports from annual meetings, copies of both the newsletters and journals which wereavailable to the authors. The review of materials has been selective in terms of some changes inthe constitution regarding elected members of the board as well as the purposes and objectivesof the Association. Some attention has been given to the ways members have been involved inpresenting papers at the annual meetings, for the development of a manual on how to organize,and a visioning process to look at the future for the organization.A brief look was given at two major changes that have occurred during the years thatthe Association has been in operation. Finally, a brief statement has been made as to theeducational value of this paper.