Member since 1999!
Donna Sulligan grew up in Laurens, SC. She owned and operated her own
household cleaning service in the Upstate area for 15 years before she
began her career with Blue Ridge Tours in late 2006. As co-owner and
Vice President, Donna assumes the duties of overseeing the day to day
operations in the office. Donna became dual cross-trained to coordinate
school tours and to serve as a tour director for various groups during
the year. Donna enjoys cultivating relationships with our teachers as
well as providing excellent customer service. Donna is an accomplished
singer/songwriter and loves to sing karaoke. She also enjoys traveling
with her husband, Steve. Together, Steve and Donna have visited over 50
countries and 6 continents. Donna has two children, a son Jason and a
daughter Ashely. You can contact Donna at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Courtney Alexander has been employed with Blue Ridge Tours since
March 2009. As Executive Assistant her duties entail coordinating and
planning fun, exciting tours for local school and adult groups as well
as processing all the incoming account receivables for our accounting
department. Courtney says that she was intentionally drawn to Blue Ridge
Tours because she loves to travel and experience new adventures.
Courtney graduated from Berea High School in 2005 and received her
Associate Certification for Office Administration in 2009 from
Greenville Technical College. When she is not working, she enjoys hiking, camping,
photography, trying different cuisines and attending Clemson University
football games (Go Tigers). Courtney has two wonderful dogs, Bailey Sue
and Gibson. She resides in the Greenville, SC area and has been a part
of this beautiful community for the past 20 years. You can contact her
Emily Hautamaki was raised in Duncan, SC. She attended school
in Spartanburg County District 5, and was a member of the James F.
Byrnes High School Rebel Regiment. Emily graduated from North Greenville
Universty in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary
Studies with concentrations in Spanish and Marketing. She is currently
enrolled in the Masters of Marriage and Family Therapy program at
Converse College. When not working, studying, or singing in her church
choir, she enjoys travel, reading, scrapbooking, and spending time with
friends and family. Emily also has two kittens, Marius and Cosette, who keep her busy and entertained. Emily joined the Blue Ridge Tours team in January
2012 as an administrative assistant, tour coordinator, and marketing
director. She loves working with teachers and planning trips! You can
contact her by email at email@example.com.