Educational Opportunities Staff

Dr. Jim Ridgway, Sr.

EO Founder | 1932-2014

James Ridgway

President and CEO

Tim Brown

Corporate Vice President and CFO/COO

Joanne Howard

Corporate Vice President Information Systems and Technology

EO Catholic

Deacon Ray Defendorf

National Director of EO Catholic Travel Ministries

Sales & Development Department

Mark Yeh

Director of Sales & Marketing Development

Joseph Cavarra

President of Cruise Product Development

Joe White

Area Director of Travel Ministry

Kathy Bouchard

Area Director of Travel Ministry

Paula King

Texas Area Director of Travel Ministry

Bethany Barbree

Revenue and Product Development Manager

Kaye Cline

Sales Administration Manager

Lauree Thurmond

Sales Administration Manager

Leisure Travel Department

Amy Kroslak

Director of Leisure Travel Services / Tour Host Assistant

Andrea Lewis

Leisure Travel Sales

Specialty Tours Department

Mark Boston

Director of Specialized Tours

Matt Heiman

Speciality Tours Sales Assistant

Marketing Department

Ryan Choate

Director of Communications and Media

Doris Dionne

Manager of Production and Design

Quianna Wilkerson

Quality Control

Ariella Yulan

Production Artist

Missions Department

Gordon Moody

Director of Missions

Marie Jeffries

Missions Ticketing Manager

Brenda Dobson

Missions Assistant

Spanish Division EO en EspaƱol

Dr. Samuel Pagan

Dean of Hispanic Programs

Sam Pagan

Director of Hispanic Ministries

Ivette Perez

Assistant Director of Hispanic Ministries

Irene Dobson

Guest Services & Sales Support

Operations Department

Tracy Minyard

Operations Manager

Ashley Conklin

Assistant Operations Manager

Peggy Dawson

Training Coordinator

Tour Host Assistants

Sonia Dryden

Tour Host Assistant

Alyssa Harrell

Tour Host Assistant

Xavier Jarrell

Tour Host Assistant

Amy Kroslak

Director of Leisure Travel Services / Tour Host Assistant

Carissa Lake

Tour Host Assistant

Erin Njubi

Tour Host Assistant

Eileen Rivera

Tour Host Assistant

Ashley Weidman

Tour Host Assistant

Guest Services (Day)

John Cavarra

Guest Services

Yuliana Gornoski

Guest Services

Roger Jimenez

Guest Services

Stephanie Smoot

Guest Services

Mariangela Truax

Guest Services

Guest Services (Night)

Josh Brown

Guest Services Manager

Jasmine Battles

Guest Services

Jennifer Davis

Guest Services

Lynn Pointer

Guest Services

Land & Cruise Operations

Angie Tice

Director of Operations

Andrea Knowles

Cruise Operations Manager

Air Department

Paul Brown

Director of Air Operations

Teri Cuthrell

Ticketing Manager

Teresa O'Hara

Group Ticketing Agent

Sharonda Webb

Group Ticketing Agent

Computer Department

Jay Weidman

Senior Programmer

Anthony Lim


Kimberly Blake

Technical Support

Shipping and Fulfillment Department

Keith Barber

Shipping Manager

Gary Couey

Print Shop Manager

Accounting Department

Shawn Reynolds

Director of Accounting

Lin Brown

Deposit Manager

Leila Clarke

Crediting Manager

Kim Barber

Accounting Clerk