BLENDA PINTO is a highly accomplished executive boasting an extensive career spanning over two decades in the realm of government affairs. She possesses an unparalleled expertise in legislative advocacy, focusing particularly on promoting corporate public policy objectives. Her professional journey has been marked by an array of achievements that have helped advance both private and public organizations to navigate complex regulatory landscapes more effectively. Currently serving as the director of corporate & government affairs for the Northeast Region at United Airlines, Pinto has been instrumental in fostering crucial relationships with state and local authorities. She excels at internal cross divisional and external stakeholder consensus building, demonstrated by her proven ability to achieve legislative outcomes that protect and promote the interests of United Airlines with key legislative bodies and regulatory agencies. Pinto holds a bachelor’s degree in women studies as well as Puerto Rican & Hispanic Caribbean Studies from Rutgers University, Douglass College.