Your Agents

The Agents of Covington Travel are made up of a small, well knit group who all strive for the same thing: Assisting you in having the smoothest, most memorable vacation! Every agent is bright spirited, willing to work hard so you don’t have to, and loves hearing the fun times their clients had once they return back from their trips! Below is some information about each agent and their specialties.

Margaret Klingenberger  CTC, ACC

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, CTC
A Certified Travel Consultant (CTC), Karma began her career with Covington Travel Inc. in 1981.  Over the years, she has help countless clients realize their dream vacations.  Whether your dream is to stay in an over-the-water bungalow, cruise around the world, take an African Safari, see wild bears in Alaska, go surfing or ride an outrigger canoe in Hawaii, see the northern lights in Iceland or rest on a wonderful beach – Karma can make it happen.  Karma loves finding trips and destinations that match her clients’ priorities, whether it’s a multi-generational family trip, honeymoon, custom in-depth personalized itineraries, cruises or beach getaway. She is a Certified Sandals Specialist (CSS) and has been to most all the Sandals and Beaches properties across the Caribbean.  She would love the opportunity to help plan your next unforgettable vacation!
Interests & Specialties:
Family Travel, Caribbean, Hawaii, Europe, Alaska, Destination Weddings, Honeymoons.

Jessica Shifra
Jessica brings in a fun mix of excitement and high energy. She puts all of this passion into creating the best in customized travel experiences. Having grown up on a family resort she knows the importance of the value and impact these memories can have on a lifetime. She believes life is and should be fun. She has traveled extensively gleaning from the culture and the people she has had the privilege to connect with. She embraces the challenge in designing a flawless vacation. From beginning to end her goal is to make travel a joy filled experience.
Interests & Specialties:
Family travel, Honeymoons, Alaska, Cruising, Groups, Europe, Rail travel

Linda Munoz 
Linda is a native Californian with 28 years of experience in travel arrangements. She is skilled at organizing amazing full adventure vacations and ensuring each vacation is enjoyed with the least possible hassle and worry. Linda is a travel enthusiast, a love that was bestowed by per parents who had a love for Mexico. They yearly would spend three weeks traveling the coastline and central part of Mexico. Her thirst for adventure and challenge is what drove her to leave her career of 25 years in medical billing for her true passion, to share the love of travel with others as a travel advisor.  Linda is a hard working agent with a keen eye for detail that is dedicated to exceptional customer service.

Her ability to work resourcefully under pressure and her excellent interpersonal and communication skills is what makes her the ideal candidate to plan your next adventure.
Interests & Specialties:
Mexico, North America, Hawaii, Caribbean, Culture, History & Arts