The ttra Annual International Conference is the premier event in which the global community of practitioners and educators engaged in research, information management, and marketing in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries comes together to network and share best practices. Members in ttra represent a variety of segments from the greater international travel and tourism community, including educators, practitioners, research providers/consultants and users of research.
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Kathleen L. Andereck, Ph.D.

Arizona State University
Director of the School of Community Resources and Development

Kathleen Andereck, Ph.D., is the director of the School of Community Resources and Development at Arizona State University, where she also holds the rank of Professor. Dr. Andereck’s research focuses on the tourism experience from the perspective of both visitors and residents, particularly as it applies to sustainable tourism and marketing. Some of her specific areas of interest include tourism and quality of life, residents’ attitudes toward tourism, volunteer tourism, and tourist behavior in recreation settings.