Congratulations to the CTIS Class of 2018

ABA congratulates the 2018 Certified Travel Industry Specialist (CTIS) graduates! They have successfully completed the course requirements to earn the title of CTIS. All graduates were honored at a special reception on Sunday evening during ABA's Annual Meeting & Marketplace in Charlotte, N.C.

Nicole Absher, CTIS
Jodi Burnsworth, CTIS
Haley Case, CTIS
Robert Crocker, CTIS
Grant Curry, CTIS
Nicki Ellis, CTIS
Dawn Evans, CTIS
Monica Garney, CTIS
Amanda Glover, CTIS
Trisha Herr, CTIS
Kelly Hutchison, CTIS
Helen Jahn, CTIS
Anne Klenke, CTIS
Marnie Lapierre, CTIS
Amy McInnis, CTIS
Sara Michael, CTIS
Karen Morrissey, CTIS
Colin Murphy, CTIS
Derek Palmieri, CTIS
Kara Pasco, CTIS
Roxana Rivera, CTIS
Erin Schmitz, CTIS
Colleen Selner, CTIS
Kim Sinistore, CTIS
Simi Telesco, CTIS
Sioux Trett, CTIS
Mimi Vielhauer, CTIS
Mironda White, CTIS
Ezra Wood, CTIS

Adrienne Carci, CTIS

The CTIS program is administered for ABA by Indiana University/Purdue University Indianapolis. It is the first university-administered certification program in the group travel industry. This professional development program is available to any employee of an ABA member organization. Participants complete five correspondence courses over a year, and they attend (and are evaluated at) eight industry advancement seminars presented by Marketplace.

About the American Bus Association

The American Bus Association (ABA) is the trade organization of the intercity bus industry, with more than 1,000 motorcoach and tour company members in the United States and Canada. Its members operate charter, tour, regular route, airport express, special operations and contract services. Another 2,800 members are travel and tourism organizations and suppliers of bus products and services who work in partnership with the North American motorcoach industry.


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