JOE CROSBY, Treasurer

Joe Crosby is currently the Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis for Choice Hotels International.  He works with senior management to set strategic priorities as well as budget forecasting, financial modeling, and resource allocation and decision support for an organization of nearly $650 million, generated primarily from more than 6,000 domestic and international franchised hotel properties.  Mr. Crosby also serves as the primary liaison to franchisee associations for all financial matters and coordinates with independent auditors and acturarial firms to validate reserve levels and allocation results.  He has an MBA from the University of Maryland and is the proud father of an MYB ballerina.