Treon Glenn

Treon Glenn

Senior Director, Government Relations

Treon Glenn is the senior director of government relations for U.S. Travel Association. Glenn focuses on issues related to federal appropriations, tax policy and infrastructure.

Will Brown

Will Brown

Senior Director, Government Relations

Will Brown is a senior director of government relations for U.S. Travel Association. Brown joined U.S. Travel in March 2018 and focuses on international security issues, including Customs and Border Protection, visa reform and immigration. Prior to joining U.S. Travel, Brown was the director of government affairs for the National Utility Contractors Association, where he focused on lobbying, policy development and communications.

Tori Barnes

Tori Emerson Barnes

Executive Vice President, Public Affairs and Policy

Tori Emerson Barnes is Executive Vice President, Public Affairs and Policy, at the U.S. Travel Association, the leading voice for all segments of the U.S. travel and tourism industry. Barnes directs the association's government and political affairs, external and industry communications, marketing and research teams.

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Sherena Elharmell

Account Director, Sponsorship & Advertising

Sherena Elharmell joined U.S. Travel Association in August 2017, bringing with her 12 years of advertising agency experience, seven of which were focused in the destination marketing organizations (DMO) space.

DeLisa Selwitz

DeLisa Selwitz

Chief of Staff

DeLisa Selwitz is chief of staff and general manager of  board meetings for the U.S. Travel Association.  She is a member of the executive team, manages the association’s tri-annual board of directors meetings, and serves as the liaison to the association’s 160-member governing body.

Nikki Carpenter

Communications Coordinator
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Daystar Van Wagner

Director, Exhibit and Meeting Services

Daystar Van Wagner is the director of exhibit and meeting services for the U.S. Travel Association. She is a meeting and event planner with more than 15 years of experience in association and nonprofit meeting planning.

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Shelley Conway

Director of Meeting and Event Services

Shelley Conway oversees the development and financial tracking of all event budgets, and serves as the primary liaison to the Accounting department.

Susan Sanberg

Susan Sandberg

Vice President, Meeting and Event Services and Assistant General Manager, IPW

Susan Sandberg joined U.S. Travel Association in July 2003, bringing with her more than ten years of meeting planning experience. In her current role, she oversees the operations and logistical management of IPW, U.S. Travel’s premiere international inbound travel trade show.

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Laura Holmberg

Vice President, Marketing and Industry Communications

Laura Holmberg joined the U.S. Travel Association in 2007. As vice president of marketing and industry communications within Public Affairs, she oversees all activities pertaining to the U.S. Travel brand, event, print and digital marketing and creative services, as well as the development of all industry-facing communications, such as research and policy materials, executive speaking engagements and social and digital media products.