PositionResponsible Tourism & Ecotourism Consultant
Favourite DestinationAll. OK! OK... Glacier Bay, AK
Hobbies & InterestsResponsible Tourism
Tourism & Hospitality Training
Women's and Children Issues
Degrees & CertificatesBBA. Certificate in Global Sustainable Tourism (VT). Certificate in Tourism Management (NYU). Member of Ecotourism Society, ATTA Adventure Travel Trade Association, 1 of only 2 USA tour operators to sign ECPAT's Code of Conduct to fight trafficking and exploitation of children. Small Ship Cruise Specialist
Languages spokenEnglish, Spanish
Jobs/Opportunities sought:Available immediately for short term or long term international consulting and tourism development assignments. Available for lectures and public speaking.
Work Experience20-year professional in Responsible Travel & Ecotourism. 75-country world explorer, conference speaker, do-gooder, founder of Meaningful Trip.
TRAVEL & TOURISM CONSULTING: Sustainable
Assist companies, DMC, tourism boards and international development teams, in developing and implementing business growth strategies, creating new travel products, coordinating vendor partnerships, guide & hospitality training, branding and marketing.
I am passionate about the possibilities of tourism being a conduit for peace, education and global understanding.
Services OfferedCreative assistance for tourism organizations seeking to:
- Improve product & services
- Conserve cultural & natural resources
- Increase access to US markets
- Guide and hospitality training
- Improve livelihoods of local communities