The Chapter President’s Council (CPC) represents the unified local chapters of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) and is the principal liaison between local chapters and GBTA. The CPC’s membership includes:

  • Leaders of each of the GBTA’s chapters
  • The President of the council sits on the GBTA Board of Directors

The CPC coordinates efforts between GBTA and our network of chapters, provides education and professional development to chapter leaders and guides GBTA’s chapters in their initiatives and programs.

CPC Leadership

Rosemary Maloney

CPC President

Travel & Expense Manager

Terri Moreno

CPC Vice-President

Manager of Travel and Expense
Aspen Dental Management, Inc.

Angela Swoveland


Area Director of Business Transient Sales
Southern Management Corporation

Chapter Presidents

Mary Thompson

Arizona Chapter President

Senior VP, Global Sales
Vitesse Worldwide

Danna Lacy

Austin Chapter President

Regional Director of Sales
Sonesta Hotels International

Carey Pascoe

Bay Area Chapter President

Sr. Travel Manager, Corporate Procurement
Dolby Laboratories

Shanna Gregg

Central and North Florida Chapter President

Manager, Sourcing and Procurement

Amber Mallon

Chicago Chapter President

Manager, Key Accounts

Angela Paulus

Connecticut Westchester Chapter President

Global Travel Manager
Pitney Bowes

Cindy Lewis

DFW Chapter President

VP, Regional Sales
CSI Travel

Will Begnaud

Georgia Chapter President

Area Sales Manager, Business Rental Department
Enterprise Holdings

Debbie Thomas

Greater DC Metro Chapter President

Business Development

Karen Bond

Kansas City Chapter President

Travel Manager
HNTB Corporation

Lee Palmer Turner

Los Angeles Chapter President

Travel Manager
MGM Studios, Inc.

Leslee Fritz

Michigan Chapter President

Business Travel Manager
AHC Hospitality

Scott Harmon

Mid-South Chapter President

Corporate Sales Manager
Central Station Hotel

Joni Doiron

Nebraska Iowa Chapter President

Director of Global Account Strategies
FROSCH Global Travel Management

Kristen Reeves

New England Chapter President

Global Commodity Manager, Travel, Group Meetings & Corporate Card Programs
MKS Instruments

Zorian Ricks

New Jersey Chapter President

Vice President, Client Relations
Royal Coachman Worldwide

Rosemary Maloney

New York City Chapter President

Travel & Expense Manager

Daksha Patel

North Carolina Chapter President

Director, Americas Travel
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC

Jan Shoemaker

North Central Chapter President

Global Travel Manager
Outsourced Travel Manager

Renee Huff

Ohio Valley Chapter President

Senior Global Program Director

Starla Hesse

Oklahoma Chapter President

Senior Business Rental Sales Executive
EAN Holdings, LLC – Southwest Division

Ronda Dean

Oregon Chapter President

Corporate Account Manager
Cathay Pacific

Amanda Trepanowski

Philadelphia Chapter President

Corporate Sales Specialist
American Airlines

Michelle Amos

Puget Sound Chapter President

Global Travel Manager

Laurie Etcheverry

Rocky Mountain Chapter President

Corporate Travel Manager
Charter Communications

Velia Cox

San Antonio Chapter President

Travel and Card Program Manager

Christine Ehly

San Diego Chapter President

In transition

Makiko Barrett

Silicon Valley Chapter President

Director, Global Procurement and Travel
Automation Anywhere

Alyssa Young

South Florida Chapter President

Manager, Travel and Expense

Brian Klimaski

St. Louis Chapter President

Director of Sales
JED Transportation/CountryClub Limousine

Fabiano Laux

Tampa Bay Chapter President

Sales Account Executive
Delta Air Lines

Kim Ferguson

Tennessee Chapter President

Remote Sales Manager-Franchise Sales
Wyndham Hotels and Resorts

Trish Earles

Texas Chapter President

Director, Business Solutions
American Express

Terri Moreno

Upstate New York Chapter President

Manager of Travel and Expense
Aspen Dental Management, Inc.

Brent Elliott

Utah Chapter President

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Abbey Withrow

Virginia Chapter President

Director of Sales and Marketing
Westin Richmond

Jennifer Houdyshell

Wisconsin Chapter President

Director of Sales
Hilton Garden Inn Brookfield

Morgan Cook

Staff Liaison

Senior Manager, Volunteer Relations