Kevin M. Burke joined Airports Council International – North America in January 2014 as President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining ACI-NA, Kevin served for 13 years as President and CEO of the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA), growing its member programs, financial position, and standing on Capitol Hill. With more than 30 years of experience as a government relations professional, Kevin previously led government relations efforts for Food Distributors International, the American Bakers Association, and the National Association of Broadcasters. He also worked as a legislative assistant, and later, press secretary to Representative Norm Lent (R-NY). He began his career in 1979 at the Republican National Committee and the Reagan-Bush Presidential Campaign. Burke received a Master’s degree in Public Administration in 1983 from the American University in Washington D.C. He also holds a bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Brockport.
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