A passionate and nationally-recognized sales and marketing specialist in the travel and hospitality industry for 16+ years, Jane is a certified travel industry specialist (CTIS) and certified student travel professional (CSTP). As an ambassador and local expert in her previous Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) role, she was able to effectively lead the community effort that elevated her destination from zero rankings to the #1 USA Group Tour Destination, as named by Groups Today magazine. Additionally, she led the team that was voted Top 5 Best CVB or DMO by City/Region in the Readers Choice Awards.
Jane serves on the board of the Student Youth Travel Association’s Student Youth Foundation (SYF), helping to positively impact students who may not otherwise be afforded travel experiences. She participated in the national American Bus Association’s Marketplace Advisory Committee, served on the Ohio Has It! Board of Trustees – representing the state’s group tour industry, the Ontario Motorcoach Association’s Supplier Council and more. Jane currently oversees the Arival Insider membership community and is thrilled to work with The Best Part of Travel on a global scale. In her spare time she loves to dance, go to concerts, hang out with her family in nature, volunteer for youth in foster care, and yes, travel the world!