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. 

Click here for the full roster. 

President, Terranea Resort
Chief Human Resources Officer, Hilton Grand Vacations
Senior VP, Human Resources, Benchmark Hospitality International
Executive Staff
Senior Vice President, Communications & Public Relations, AHLEF Interim President


If you live in a state where there's currently a chapter, be sure to let the appropriate contact know so that you will be added to their list of communications and receive invitations to their prog


Spring: Date and location vary.

November: AHLA@HX, New York City, Sunday, November 13

Latest News

Congratulations to WIL's Chair, Terri Haack, on being featured in the Peninsula's February Issue for bringing success to the Terranea! 

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