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Tripbound’s Co-Founder and CEO, Tina balances the day-to-day operations of the business with the team’s long-term vision for the future. A graduate of Old Dominion University with a Bachelors Degree in Human Services Counseling, Tina has a unique ability to connect with Tripbound’s customer base. Her favorite place to travel with Tripbound? Orlando, Florida, where she loves to visit with her husband and young daughter, and usually a number of extended family. When she isn’t working you can find Tina managing play dates and after school activities for her 1st grader, and planning her next vacation.
Aliza may be new to Williamsburg and the Tripbound team but you wouldn’t know it –she’s already a pro. As one of our Travel Coordinators, she’ll fill you in on all the fun facts at each destination, no matter where you’re planning on going. Aliza is a Pittsburgh native but it was at the College of Charleston where she graduated with a degree in Communications, and learned the art of southern hospitality. Aliza remembers the day she fell in love with palm trees and the day she realized the ocean was salty…both pivotal moments. Excited for her new adventure in Williamsburg, Aliza thanks her lucky stars that the beach is not too far away. Where does she hope to travel to next? New Orleans, Louisiana, bring on that seafood and jazz.
A graduate of the University of Virginia, Kim has been a Virginia resident her entire life. In her spare time she loves trying out new recipes and exploring all the fun things Williamsburg has to offer with her husband, toddler, and Puggle. When she gets time to herself she enjoys practicing yoga. A former wedding planner, Kim understands the value of quality customer service. Her next travel destination will be to Florida to share the Disney experience with her young son!
Megan is a California girl, although she has lived in Williamsburg almost her entire life. She is a graduate of Liberty University where she studied Business Finance. Providing excellent customer service is a huge priority to Megan, and she brings more than 10 years of customer service experience to the Tripbound team. In her free time, Megan enjoys trips to the beach and spending time with her husband, two children, and dog Lucy. She also enjoys drinking coffee, organizing, and finding awesome shopping deals. Megan's travel wish list includes a trip to Hawaii and exploring the mountains in Colorado.
Ashley is a native Floridian who moved to Williamsburg in 2009. As a graduate from the University of Central Florida and a former elementary school teacher, Ashley brings 10 years of critical thinking experience and communication skills to the Tripbound team in the role of Administrative & Customer Support. Her passion is spending time with her husband, toddler and yellow Labrador, as well as enjoying the ocean whenever possible. She also enjoys searching through local thrift stores to find the best furniture pieces to refinish. Ashley’s travel wish list includes visiting some of Tripbound’s sunny destinations such as Hawaii and St. Thomas.
Caitlin is a member of the Leadership Team at Tripbound, and brings more than 10 years of sales management, coaching, training, development, and customer service with her. She graduated with honors from the University of Phoenix and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. Caitlin is passionate about helping others and loves assisting Tripbound's clients and employees. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and young son, horseback riding, and enjoying the beautiful trails and parks in Virginia. Her next travel destination will be Orlando to take her stepson and son to Disney!
Nicki is a Colorado native, but has had the opportunity to travel often as a military family. Having earned an undergraduate chemistry degree with a minor in biochemistry, and a Master’s in Teaching, she brings a wealth of problem-solving and critical thinking skills to the administrative and customer support team at Tripbound. In her spare time, you can find her exploring Colonial Williamsburg with her family, visiting the numerous parks around town, or working out. She also enjoys solving puzzles and reading to exercise her mind. Next up on her getaway list? Taking her kids to Disney World and escaping with her husband to St. Maarten.
Melissa is an Accounting Assistant on the Tripbound team, and brings with her not only five years of bookkeeping experience, but also a passion for building strong relationships with those she surrounds herself with. When she’s not busy at work and flexing her multitasking skills, she can be found traveling with her husband and daughter, kicking back at home for some relaxation time, or playing volleyball. Fun fact: she played collegiate volleyball at Catawba College in Salisbury, NC, where she earned a Business Management degree. Next up on her travel wish list is Hawaii to explore the stunning beaches, gorgeous scenery, and aloha spirit.
Lauren joins the Tripbound team to assist with managing and updating the agency’s robust list of availability calendars in order to successfully book vacations for clients. Her professional passion lies in connecting travel lovers with the experience and service Tripbound has to offer. When she’s not hard at work, you can find her experimenting with cooking and baking recipes, curling up with a good book, spending time with loved ones, and staying fit while running or at the gym. Next up on her travel wish list? Venturing out west to explore or soaking up the sun at the beach with her two sons.
Coral, an avid traveler herself, is a graduate of the University of Florida and joins the team of travel coordinators at Tripbound. Having visited 38 countries to date, writing about those experiences in her personal blog, she looks forward to sharing her passion for exploration with each family that comes her way. In her free time, you can catch her reading, playing with her pitbull Bailey, and cheering on the Florida Gators! And, up next on her getaway bucket list? Park City, Utah, as she enjoys to ski out west.