Stephanie Gupta is the Senior Vice President, Security and Facilitation, at the American Association of Airport Executives.
Stephanie joins AAAE from the Senate Appropriations Committee, where she most recently served as minority clerk for the subcommittee responsible for funding the Department of Homeland Security and its component agencies, including the Transportation Security Administration and U.S. Customs and Border Protection. During her career, Stephanie has served as the top professional staff member or clerk for the Senate DHS funding subcommittee for both the minority and majority sides. Prior to her time in the Senate, she served as the lead staffer for both the minority and majority on the DHS funding subcommittee in the House of Representatives.
In addition to her expertise on security and facilitation issues, Stephanie has been a member of the professional staff of the subcommittee responsible for funding the Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration. Stephanie also worked for the U.S. Government Accountability Office as a Senior Aviation Analyst.