Mari’s career in travel began in 1981, when she was hired and trained by a small travel agency in Waynesville, North Carolina. Through the years, she worked at travel agencies in Blacksburg, Virginia and Knoxville, Tennessee. Mari moved to Carbondale in 1993 and joined B and A Travel Service. As a travel professional, she has taken advantage of many opportunities to travel to such destinations as: Australia, the Hawaiian Islands, Alaska, Canada, Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, Grand Cayman, Costa Rica, Mexico, Greece and the capitals of Europe. She’s also visited many wonderful places in the United States such as: Miami, San Diego, New York City, and Washington. In addition to her personal travel experience, Mari received the designation of Certified Travel Consultant in 1994, following her graduation from the Institute for Certified Travel Agents.
Favorite Destinations: Europe, especially Amsterdam, New York City
Bucket List: European River Cruising, Italy, Argentina