Nominations For The 2017-18 Board of Directors Are Now Closed

Elections will occur March 20 – 24, 2017. If you would like more information on serving on the AHLA’s Board of Directors, please contact Past Chair, Steven Watters at 780.784.2950.

Submitted nominations:

Directors South
Chris Barr,
Banff Aspen Lodge,

Pam Hesse
O Stays Hotel Suites,

Leanne Shaw,
Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Calgary-Airport,

Directors Central (Acclaimed)
Ken Mealey,
Lakeview Hotels & Resorts

Tina Tobin,
Chateau Nova Edmonton Kingsway, Edmonton

Directors North (Acclaimed)
Corbett Fertig,
Timber Ridge Inn & Suites,
Fox Creek

Ken Hall
Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge,








Become a Board Member

If you are interested in becoming an AHLA board member, please review this position description to understand what the role requires. Elections are held every March.

Current Board Members



Board Responsibilities

The AHLA’s Board of Directors is responsible for governing the association by:

  • Defining and communicating the AHLA’s vision, mission, and values;
  • Focusing on the whole organization rather than individual issues of interest;
  • Speaking with one voice;
  • Directing the AHLA’s work by approving policy and monitoring impact;
  • Managing its own self-governance; and
  • Hiring and supervising the AHLA President & CEO.

The Board meets four times per year. Board members sit on a number of committees, which meet as required.