Vice President-Communications, International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association
LoAnn Halden is Vice President-Communications for the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association, the leading member-based global organization dedicated to LGBTQ tourism. IGLTA’s mission is to provide information and resources for LGBTQ travelers and expand LGBTQ tourism globally by demonstrating its significant social and economic impact. In her role, LoAnn frequently speaks to global media outlets about LGBTQ tourism trends and has participated in travel sessions for consumers and trade at GNetwork360 in Buenos Aires, WTM Africa, ETI in Puerto Rico, the New York Times Travel Show and the JATA Expo in Tokyo, among others. She is based in Fort Lauderdale, home to IGLTA headquarters.