PRESIDENT & CEO
ASIAN AMERICAN HOTEL OWNERS ASSOCIATION
Chip Rogers serves as President and CEO of AAHOA, the nation’s largest hotel owners association.
Prior to joining AAHOA, Rogers had a long career as a small business owner and public servant. He previously served in the Georgia General Assembly, being elected six times. Senator Rogers was unanimously elected to serve two-terms as the Senate Majority Leader. Rogers sponsored and helped to pass into law major legislation during his time in office and in 2011 was elected the first National Chairman of the Majority Leaders conference.
As a lawmaker, Rogers earned more than two dozen Legislator of the Year awards, including twice from the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, and was a three-time winner of the Golden Peach award given to the lawmaker most dedicated to digital learning in Georgia.
In the private sector Rogers has been a long-time small business owner with interests in broadcasting, marketing, and real estate. He founded and led Rogers Communications for two decades. He earned his undergraduate degree from Georgia Tech and an M.B.A. from Georgia State. He and his wife Amy have four children and live in metro Atlanta.