GBTA Ladders Committee

GBTA Ladders is a unique team mentor program that affords members an opportunity to not only expand their professional development within the travel and meetings industry, but to also gain true lifelong colleagues & friends. GBTA Ladders Program Leadership are highly accomplished executives with proven success in the travel business from both buyer and supplier organizations. These passionate industry leaders volunteer their time to guide talented mentors and mentees of the corporate travel community by helping them build connections, knowledge, and skills – helping shape the future of the business travel industry.

Learn more about GBTA Ladders and Events

Questions? contact ladders@gbta.org

Leadership

Laura Choules
Co-Chair
Director, Travel Industry Partnerships
Global Hotel Alliance


Rosemary Maloney
Co-Chair
Manager, Corporate Travel Programs
Madison Square Garden Entertainment


Christina Reichelt
Co-Chair
Director, Global Account Management and Agency Partnerships
World Travel, Inc


Strategic Advisory

Annisha Brown
Strategic Advisor
Principal, Corporate Sales
American Airlines


Paul Coverdale
Strategic Advisor
Manager-Air Relations Business Intelligence
Internova


Allison Davis
Strategic Advisor
Sr. Specialist, Corp Key Sales
American Airlines


Natalie Gardner
Strategic Advisor
Global Travel Manager
EA Games


Caitlin Gomez
Strategic Advisor
Clear


Norman Gregory
Strategic Advisor
Director of Sales, Central USA
Etihad


Michelle ‘Mick’ Lee
Strategic Advisor
Managing Director
BNY-Mellon


Will Pinnell
Strategic Advisor
VP Digital and Product Strategy
BCD


Dan Raine
Strategic Advisor
CEO
Unlocked Data


Barbara Rose
Strategic Advisor
Americas Travel Lead
Ernst and Young


Lauren Wolters
Strategic Advisor
American Express GBT


Events

Lauren Reay
Committee Member
Account Director - Managed Partnerships Events
PPHE Hotels


Hansini Sharma
Committee Member
Engagement Manager
Acquis Consulting Group


Kody Shelly
Committee Member
Travel Specialist, Meetings & Events
Discovery, Inc.


Giving

Grace Knowlton
Committee Member
Corporate Analyst, Travel
The Blackstone Group


Lena Sanok
Committee Member
Director of Sales and Marketing
Hampton Inn Charlotte Phillips Place


Recruitment

Rodrigo Cotelo
Committee Member
Consultant
Emburse Solutions


James Diaz
Committee Member
Director of Global Sales
Travel Planet


David Toledo
Committee Member
Business Development Manager
Synergy Global Housing


Media and Communications

Mat Domaradzki
Committee Member
Travel Manager
ConsenSys


Grace Knowlton
Committee Member
Corporate Analyst, Travel
The Blackstone Group


Alexandria Prejean
Committee Member
Senior Manager, Business Development - Energy, Resources & Marine
BCD Travel


Alumni

Melinda Kirkham
Chair
Director, Client Success
Adelman Travel


Robert Hannigan
Committee Member
Senior Consulting Associate
AMEX GBT


Brian Kromer
Committee Member
Sales Manager
American Airlines


Sustainability

Lena Sanok
Committee Member
Director of Sales and Marketing
Hampton Inn Charlotte Phillips Place


Practice Panel

Kate King
Committee Member
Account Manager
International SOS


Alexandria Prejean
Committee Member
Senior Manager, Business Development - Energy, Resources & Marine
BCD Travel


Ryan Sokoloff
Committee Member
Senior Sales Specialist, Business Travel Solutions
Sabre


European Engagement

Ben Ford
Committee Member
Head of Business Travel Sales
Edwardian Hotels


Lauren Reay
Committee Member
Account Director - Managed Partnerships Events
PPHE Hotels