Mission: Promote and develop women into senior executive roles in the industry. 

Membership is free to all women employed at AHLA member organizations, regardless of your position within the company.  Join this initiative of more than 2,000 women across the country.  Not sure if your company is a member?  Contact Member Services at (800) 252-2462 or membership@ahla.com

Men wishing to support the mission of WIL may also become a member at no cost, as long as their company is an AHLA member. 

Click here to see if your state already has a chapter. If not, consider starting one and reap the additional benefits these local chapters provide, including extra opportunities to meet more industry women in your community and getting more out of your membership.  Contact Rosanna Maietta at (202) 289-3144 to get started.

Committee Representatives

Launched in 2005, the AHLA Women in Lodging Executive Council (WIL) now includes more than a dozen high-ranking executives of major lodging companies. The Council is constantly working to broaden membership benefits and plan exclusive events, while providing WIL members opportunities to engage in dialogue with senior leaders develop their own leadership skills. 

Senior VP, Human Resources, Benchmark Hospitality International
Senior Manager, Sales Strategy & Market Development, HD Supply
Executive Staff
Executive Vice President, Communications & Public Relations, AHLEF President



Spring: Date and location vary.

September: Legislative Action Summit, Washington DC