Julie Povolny began her travel career at McConnell Travel School in Minneapolis. Her goal was to become a ticket agent at Chicago, O’Hare airport. Since then, she has worked as a leisure travel agent, corporate travel agent, cruise specialist, tour director, and flight attendant for both a charter and mainline airline. Along this path, her duties have included travel agency manager, SABRE trainer, and permanent In-Flight Manager (Lead Flight Attendant). In addition, she has written her own guide to assist people in obtaining flight attendant positions. She brings every bit of her experience to the classroom and helps all students achieve their full potential as travel professionals.