As President and CEO, Amanda W. Hite oversees all operations and business activities to ensure they produce the desired results and are consistent with the overall strategy and mission. She also serves as Chairman of the Board for STR’s international business.
Mrs. Hite is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Hotel & Lodging Association, the US Travel Association, the Executive Council of the Women in Lodging, and the Board of Directors of Forward Sumner Economic Partnership. She also serves as a member of the Travel and Tourism Advisory Council for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and serves on the Industry Advisory Board of the Hotel and Restaurant Management Program at Auburn University.
Prior to joining STR, Mrs. Hite was the Director of Research for the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce. She is a graduate of Birmingham-Southern College with a B.S. in Business Administration. She resides in Hendersonville, TN with her husband and two children.
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