- Dawn Sweeney: Association President and CEO
- Hudson Riehle: Association Senior Vice President of Research and Information Services
- John Gay: Association Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Public Policy
The 2009 Forecast will include economic, workforce, consumer and menu trends, as well as information for restaurant operators to overcome the current economic challenges and position themselves for future growth. The Association's legislative outlook will highlight key industry issues expected to be addressed by federal and state governments in 2009.