Kalyn Stephens

Senior Vice President, Executive & Strategic Initiatives

Kalyn Stephens serves as Senior Vice President, Executive & Strategic Initiatives. In this role, she works to ensure connectivity across all departments on major industry initiatives and alignment on organizational priorities. Stephens also oversees the coordination of the AHLA Board of Directors, Executive Committee and associated committees, and key operational functions including legal, human resources, and office administration.  
 
Kalyn previously served as Vice President of Government Affairs, with a focus on human trafficking and travel and tourism. She joined AHLA in 2015 as Director of Corporate Relations. 

Prior to joining AHLA, Kalyn was the Events Director and Senate Liaison at the National Republican Senatorial Committee responsible for developing and executing all events, as well as, managing all communications and logistics with Republican Senate offices on behalf of the NRSC Finance Department. She began her time in Washington, D.C. at C2 Group, a government affairs consulting firm. Kalyn is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a degree in Marketing.