Government Relations Committee 



The mission of the Government Relations Committee is to review, research, and make recommendations on legislation and policies that impact the business travel community and to help determine GBTA’s legislative agenda.



  • Champion Rules of the Road for Optimizing Business Travel
  • To inform the GBTA Board, Committee Chairs and membership of legislative priorities
  • To educate and communicate legislative initiatives throughout our membership
  • To act on all legislative policies deemed appropriate by the Executive Director & COO or the GBTA Board



Dianne Bradley, GLP, GTP
Manager Travel & Fleet Services
Tokyo Electron U.S. Holdings, Inc.


Rick Wakida, CCTE, GLP
Global Travel Manager


Matt Assolin
Vice President
Nikko's Worldwide Chauffeured Services

Anne Blyth
Area Business Travel Sales Manager
Hyatt Hotels Denver

Stacey Day
Senior Sales Manager, Business Travel Sales
Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre

Jeannie Eisenhart, CCTE, GLP, GTP
Director, Corporate Travel & Offices Services
Crowley Maritime Corporation

Robert Friedman
Director of Sales
Enterprise Holdings

Fred Goldberger
Global Account Manager
Altour Travel

Wendy L. Moore, CTE, GTP
Corporate Travel Manager
Zachry Holdings, Inc.

Patrick Tracey
Marketing Director
Appleton International Airport

Rita Visser, GTP
GPO – Director Global Travel
Oracle Corporation

GBTA Staff Delegate

Andrew Meehan
VP, Government Relations

Government Relations Committee Resources