OUR AGENTS

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Travel Agency Serving the Milwaukee Area, Brookfield, and Waukesha

Elm Grove Travel is a Milwaukee-area travel agency, proud of its diverse, experienced staff of travel agents. All agents work well with a variety of clients with whom they develop a long-time relationship. They work very hard to develop a rapport with each and every one of their clients and always make every effort to exceed what is expected of them. In addition to the agents listed below, we have several support staff members handling administrative functions, quality control, accounting, and all of the little things that assure our clients are given the very best attention. We are very proud of our entire staff of professionals. They are our greatest assets.

 

Sue Hollenstein, President

Elm Grove Travel

 

 

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Dennis Rajchel: Senior Travel Consultant. Dennis joined Elm Grove Travel in 1979 with two years of prior agency experience. Dennis has traveled extensively and is very proficient in all aspects of travel agency procedures. He has extensive international ticketing and destination knowledge. He is a specialist in European travel and small ship cruising. He has recently earned his Britain Specialist certification from the British Tourist Authority. Dennis travels to Europe annually. He has traveled in North, Central, South America, New Zealand, Egypt and Israel, Alaska, Hawaii, and several Asian destinations. Contact Dennis at dennis@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Chris Hoff: Joined Elm Grove Travel in 1987. After spending much of her career with us as a Corporate Travel Specialist, Chris’ focus has transitioned into two areas that she is very passionate about. Chris is a specialist in Destination Weddings and Exotic Travel, specifically to Africa and Australia. For the Destination Wedding client, Chris has firsthand experience with many of the most popular resorts and destinations throughout the Caribbean and Mexico. In addition, over the last few years, Chris has had the amazing opportunity to visit South Africa (with a stopover in Dubai) and Australia, including the Great Barrier Reef. Chris’ extensive first hand travel experience is a great tool to helping her clients plan memorable vacations. Contact Chris at chris@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Amy Frank, MCC: Joined Elm Grove Travel in 1996 and has five years of previous agency experience. She is a Disney Specialist, having completed her Master’sDegree in the Disney College of Knowledge. Amy is a CLIA Certified Master Cruise Counselor and has vast knowledge of most domestic and international destinations. She handles a mix of corporate and leisure business. Amy is also a Certified Sandals specialist. Contact Amy at amy@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Shelley Kavalary: Joined Elm Grove Travel in 1997. Shelley is a leisure vacation specialist and is well-versed in all-inclusive vacations, Hawaii, cruises, honeymoons, and destination weddings. Contact Shelley at shelley@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Betty Durso: Joined Elm Grove Travel in 2002. Betty brings 18 years of prior agency experience in corporate, groups, incentives, and leisure travel. She has traveled extensively in Europe. Betty has completed specialist training in Disney, and Sandals. Betty also specializes in cruises. Contact Betty at betty@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Cindy Dodds: Joined Elm Grove Travel in 2001 and has nine years of agency experience. She is well-versed in both corporate and leisure travel, specializing in all-inclusive vacations. Cindy is a certified Sandals specialist, Hawaii honeymoon specialist, and Certified Cruise Counselor. Contact Cindy at cindy@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Codie Richards: Codie joined Elm Grove Travel in May 2014.  As a recent graduate of UW Green Bay, Codie knew she wanted a career that would allow her to continue to explore the world, and thought becoming a travel counselor would be a great fit.  We couldn’t agree more!  Codie’s travels have already taken her to throughout the United States, to the Caribbean and to Africa.  Since joining Elm Grove Travel, Codie has added Cancun and Grenada to her list.  Codie is a Certified Sandals Specialist.

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Ann Glor: Ann joined our agency in 2015, and brings 17 years of travel planning experience.  She is a Family Travel Specialists, focusing on the Caribbean, Hawaii and Disney.  In addition, Ann is very well versed in the areas of Wellness and Adventure Travel.   Ann’s love of travel has taken her all across the globe.  In addition to visiting all 50 states, Ann has traveled throughout Europe, and the Caribbean.  She has also sailed on many different cruise lines.  She is looking forward to a Disney Vacation with her family in 2016! Contact Ann at: ann@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Corrine Pillsbury: Administrative Assistant. Corrine joined Elm Grove Travel in 1981 and is an invaluable member of the EGT Team. Her duties include being the friendly voice that answers the phone, the smiling face that greets our clients, and the individual responsible for purchasing. Corrine is the person who can answer any question or direct you to the staff member who can. She is an avid sports fan and especially enjoys handling the call of other enthusiastic fans when the Badgers, Packers, or Golden Eagles go to National Championships games. Elm Grove Travel offers packages to these games. Contact Corrine at corrine@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Sue Wetjen: Sue joined Elm Grove Travel in 2015 as our bookkeeper. Sue is on hand to help our clients with any accounting questions and reporting needs. Her analytical skills and organization, make her a key member of our team. Contact Sue at: suewetjen@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Jennifer Cagle: Chief Operations Office and Vice President. Jennifer joined Elm Grove Travel in 1996 and has been working actively as a travel advisor focusing on both corporate and leisure travel. In addition, Jenny has taken an active role in the Elm Grove Business Association, serving as president for three years. During this time Jenny has had opportunity to develop as a public speaker and has participated in many speaking engagements. Jenny also handles all marketing decisions. Contact Jenny at jenny@elmgrovetravel.com.

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Sue Hollenstein: As president of Elm Grove Travel, my responsibilities are primarily administrative. However, I am also actively involved in arranging travel for many clients, which keeps me abreast of the ever changing world of travel. I have been an owner since 1979 and am totally committed to operating a company that provides the best travel service available. 100% satisfaction is our goal. Our entire staff shares this philosophy. Contact Sue at sue@elmgrovetravel.com.