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Cindy Nichols holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Montana State University and has been in the travel industry for over 23 years. She has recently returned to The Travel Academy after working in operations at a local tour company for the past four years. Her previous positions in the travel industry include working as a travel agent, a hotel reservations manager, reservation agent and quality control specialist with Globus/Cosmos, a major tour operator, as well as three previous travel schools prior to teaching at The Travel Academy.

Cindy has traveled internationally to many countries such as; Israel, Kenya, China, Turkey, Croatia, Iceland, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Ireland, Great Britain, Austria, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemburg, Mexico, Canada, and various islands of the Caribbean.  She has taken over 39 cruises and continues to enjoy traveling whenever she can. 

Cindy’s 14 years of teaching experience in the travel industry along with her geography, customer service, and travel industry knowledge will provide students the tools they will need to be successful in this industry.  Cindy enjoys teaching and brings fun to the classroom.  She instructs the world geography course, cruises, and career development.