Todd Hauptli is President and CEO of AAAE. He is the third CEO in the Association’s history.
Todd joined AAAE in 1991 and prior to becoming CEO was responsible for overseeing AAAE’s interactions with Congress and the Executive Branch agencies.
Before joining AAAE, Todd served as a Congressional Relations Officer handling aviation issues at the Department of Transportation.
Prior to his service at the Department of Transportation, Todd served on the White House staff of President Ronald Reagan as Associate Director of Cabinet Affairs. He also worked at the Department of Commerce, first in the Congressional Affairs office, then directly for the Secretary of Commerce.
He began his career on Capitol Hill working on the staff of the House Republican Research Committee. He is a graduate of the University of California at Santa Barbara.
Todd is married with three sons. He and his family reside in McLean, Virginia.