Kimberly Miles, CAE, CMP

Senior Vice President, Operations

Kimberly Miles, CAE, CMP, is senior vice president of operations for the American Hotel & Lodging Association. In this role, she oversees the associations conventions and events, educational opportunities, member services, and general operations.

Miles brings a strong industry background to AHLA. Her career began with Westin Hotels & Resorts, and has previously managed the education and conventions for two nonprofit associations in the Washington, D.C. area.  She received a bachelor of arts degree in public relations and communications from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, and has achieved her certified association executive (CAE) through American Society of Association Executives and her certified meeting professional (CMP) designation through the Convention Industry Council. 

Currently, Miles serves as a member of the Convention Industry Council (CIC) Board of Directors, and the Virginia Tech Hospitality & Tourism Advisory Board.  Her previous professional involvement includes terms as chair of the CIC Audit Committee, chair of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Meetings & Expositions’ Section Council, and chair of the Certified Meeting Professional Board of Directors.