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Career Fair Luncheon Speaker

February 21, 12:30 - 2 p.m.

Chip RogersAnna Schmid
President & CEO
American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA)

Chip Rogers serves as the president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) and is the voice of America’s hotel owners. During his tenure, he has established association records for membership, event attendance, PAC fundraising and revenue.

Chip also serves on the board of the U.S. Travel Association, the Forbes Nonprofit Council, the California State University Hospitality & Tourism Management Education Alliance Advisory Panel, the Michigan State University Hospitality Business Real Estate Investment Management Advisory Council, the American Legislative Exchange Council Private Enterprise Advisory Board, the Community Leaders of America Board, and the HX Advisory Board.

Prior to joining AAHOA, Chip had a long career as a small business owner and public servant, serving six terms in the Georgia General Assembly. He was elected to serve as the senate majority leader and was the first national chairman of the Majority Leaders Conference. Chip has also served on the National Board for the American Legislative Exchange Council and the State Legislative Leaders Foundation.

He earned his undergraduate degree from Georgia Tech and an MBA from Georgia State University.


Colleen Gleeson   Colleen Gleeson
Director of Career Development
Email: ccgleeson
Phone: 713.743.2483
Room: CSS 106-B

Gloria Ratliff
Career Counselor & Internship Coordinator
Phone: 713.743.9306
Room: CSS 106-D