The Korea America Hospitality & Tourism Educators Association (KAHTEA) is soliciting nominations for the 3rd President of KAHTEA. The position of President is a two-year commitment (April 2018–April 2020). 

The qualification for President is as follows:

  • Nominees shall have been members of KAHTEA.
  • Nominees shall have a strong commitment to KAHTEA annual conference and projects.
  • Nominees shall possess transformative leadership and exceptional communication skills.

If you would like to nominate someone or are personally interested in the position, please email the names to Dr. Seunghyun Park (, the Chair of President Election Committee by Friday, April 13, 2018. The President will be elected at the KAHTEA Business Meeting in the 8th KAHTEA Annual Conference in Las Vegas on Saturday, April 21, 2018.


If you have any questions regarding the presidential nominations, please feel free to contact Dr. Seunghyun Park at any time.

We are looking forward to receiving your nominations soon.



Seunghyun Park, Ph.D.

Chair of President Election Committee