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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.