Geoff Ballotti

Immediate Past AHLA Chair of the Board

Geoff Ballotti, president and chief executive officer of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, is AHLA's Chair of the Board. 

Ballotti is responsible for the strategic direction, operation, growth and performance of the business, which employees more than 6,000 associates worldwide and is home to award-winning and highly recognizable lodging brands. 

Prior to his current role, Ballotti served six years as president and chief executive officer of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals, the global leader in vacation exchange and the world’s largest professionally managed vacation rentals business. 

Previously, Ballotti spent 20 years in various leadership positions for both Europe and North America at Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide. Ballotti serves on the board of directors for Christel House International, a not-for-profit organization that supports impoverished children throughout the world. He speaks both French and Italian.