Governance Committee
The Governance Committee helps our Board and Executive Committee establish and oversee policies and procedures that govern the operation and organization of our Association to ensure we are upholding our purpose via appropriate activities and initiatives. This committee is chaired by IAGA Trustee A.G. Burnett.  


A.G. BURNETT is a partner with McDonald Carano where he advises regulatory agencies, federal agencies and others in meeting and crafting regulatory standards and represents gaming industry clients in navigating regulatory requirements. He is also skilled in assisting companies with their compliance programs and compliance obligations. He most recently served as Chairman of the Nevada Gaming Control Board (2012-2017) and as a member of the Governor’s Gaming Policy Committee. 


JEFF HENDRICKS is the Senior Vice President - Regulatory and Compliance at Caesars Entertainment. Mr. Hendricks serves as CEI’s corporate Compliance Officer, partners in the management and execution of CEI’s anti-money laundering compliance program, manages regulatory matters across CEI’s portfolio and facilitates the regulatory approval process necessary for various merger and acquisition activities. Jeff is a member of the Missouri bar.


EDWARD WINKOFSKY is founder of Global Leisure Partners LLP, an advisory and private equity boutique merchant bank in London. As a leading provider of specialist advisory and principal investment services to the global leisure industry, GLP focuses on gaming, hospitality, fitness and healthy living, travel and tourism, retailing, consumer goods and services, and out of home entertainment sectors. He is also a Vice Chairman of the World Travel and Tourism Council, an organization representing global travel and tourism leaders.