Meet Our Team

Margaret Klingenberger

Margaret has been featured in Travel & Leisure Magazine as one of the leading travel consultants in the United States. She was elected to serve two terms on Virtuoso’s Hotel Committee and Virtuoso’s Tour Committee. Margaret has served on the Starwood Advisory Board and was a member of the Intercontinental Luxury Hotels Advisory Board. She has been in the travel profession since 1980 and is recognized as both a Certified Travel Consultant (CTC) and Accredited Cruise Counselor (ACC).
Interests & Specialties:
South America, Africa, Europe, Luxury Cruising, Luxury Properties and Resorts

Karma Muter


A Certified Travel Consultant (CTC), Karma began her career in travel in 1981 at Covington Travel. Karma loves finding trips and destinations that match her clients’ priorities, whether it’s a family trip, honeymoon, or beach getaway. She is a Certified Beaches and Sandals Resorts Specialist and has been to half of their properties across the Caribbean.
Interests & Specialties:
Family Travel, Caribbean, Hawaii, Europe, Alaska, Destination Weddings, Honeymoons. Cerified Sandals Specialist

Carolyn Ewing

A Certified Travel Consultant (CTC) of 31 years, Carolyn specializes in designing customized itineraries from luxury cruises to weddings to family adventures. She enjoys planning cruise vacations and has sailed on over 40 cruises from various cruise lines. Carolyn also has extensive experience with planning destination weddings and honeymoons.

Interests & Specialties
Luxury Travel, Luxury Cruising, Caribbean, Sandals Resorts, Honeymoons

Carol Cornell

In her 31 years in the travel industry, Carol has been nationally recognized for her knowledge of Ireland and Italy. She has been named an Ireland Specialist by National Geographic. Travel and Leisure has recognized Carol as one of the Top 125 Agents for the past 12 years and as an Italy Specialist. In 2011, Travel Agent Magazine named Carol as one of the top 25 agents.
Interests & Specialties
Ireland, Italy, Europe, Group Travel, Cruises, Private Shore Excursions

Valerie Szymanski

With over 40 years of traveling as a military dependent, Valerie has developed a passion not only for travel but to help others plan their own expeditions to new and exciting destinations. She has lived in Canada, multiple states within the US, Germany, Cambridge England, Ville Franche, France, and South Korea.  While living in South Korea, Valerie coordinated trips to China for groups while running an export business from Beijing. While living in Germany, England, and Korea, her travels were extensive. Once back in the USA, Valerie continued to help arrange private customized tours to Beijing, as well as assisting families with Disney vacations and "land and sea" trips.  
Interests & Specialties
Beijing China, Thailand, Guam, Saipan, Disney ‘Land and Sea’  Cruising and tours.

Mary Beyer

Mary has a long-held passion for travelling and tourism, with a degree in Travel and Hospitality. She has worked in the Travel industry for over eight years and is very excited for the opportunity to assist others in creating their own unique memories.
Interests & Specialties
Cruising, Caribbean, Family Travel, Ecotourism, Honeymoons