Vice President, Government Affairs
Kalyn Stephens serves as Vice President of Government Affairs, with a focus on human trafficking and travel and tourism. In this role, she also represents the industry with key coalitions and coordinates invaluable partnerships to advance some the industry’s top initiatives.
Kalyn previously served as the Director of Corporate Relations for AHLA working closely with various departments to coordinate key activities and managing the 70+ person Board of Directors as well as the communication and meetings of its associated committees.
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.