Walter Gonzales is one of the newest members of the HomeAway Government Relations team managing the western portion of the United States. Walter has a strong background in government and community relations and urban planning.  He has held leadership roles in several San Francisco Bay Area organizations including Booz Allen Hamilton, the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District and Cresleigh Management. Walter holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master’s Degree from the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research.