BS in Public Administration, University of Southern California; MBA, Georgetown University. More than 20 years of travel industry experience. Former Vice-President, Strategic Hotel Partnerships, Expedia.com. Currently, Managing Director, Advertising and Marketing, Travel Sector, Google; oversees strategy dev. and profitable growth of advertising campaigns. Member, Board of Directors: Hospitality Sales and Marketing Assoc. International; Assoc. of Travel Marketing Executives; US Travel Assoc.; Washington Leadership Council, American Lung Association. Speaker, marketing and interactive conferences.