Mary Casey Pinto
Innovative Sales and Dynamic Content Director
Mary Casey Pinto joined Latin Travel in 2009 as Innovative Sales and Dynamic Content Director.
With 10+ years experience in the travel industry between the airline sector, developing Latin niche markets and special interest travel for tour operators, and a stint in the hospitality sector, she knows firsthand the opportunities awaiting travelers to Central and South America.
Her broad experience in all facets of the Latin American travel and tourism industry are a perfect fit for Latin Travel’s philosophy of publishing original travel information.
As we enter our next phase of building a community of resident experts to assist travelers to the region through a web of country specific and special interest blogs, Mary will steer the course and bring first-hand experience to the conversation.
Mary has lived in Brazil, spent some time in Spain, and is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
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Director of Photography
Mike Trebilcock has traveled extensively throughout Latin-America – having visited nearly every country. He is fluent in Spanish and is learning Portuguese..
Trebilcock, who produced many of the VR images of Central and South America for LatinTravel.com, holds both a Master of Arts degree in Latin American Affairs and a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Motion Picture Production from the University of Miami. .
A documentary filmmaker, his titles include Firefighters: Ground Zero, The First Paramedics, and Sharks: A Bimini Journal.
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Tatyana is an accomplished journalist who has reported regularly for Latin Travel since 1986. She has visited every Latin American country, is fluent in English, Spanish, Italian & French, and author of several best selling journals. She is also an award-winning photographer whose work for Latin countries has been featured in best selling travel books and promotional materials worldwide.
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Jackie is a contributor to LatinTravel.com and her most recent travel project is taking visitors to this site to a different "unique" destination every month.
Special Contributor -- Latin America
Jackie Rosser is an experienced travel and event management professional who's work opportunities have taken her around the world on various assignments. She has settled in Chile for now where she is advancing her Spanish skills and has opened an English language travel agency called Unique Destinations.
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Katie Townsend is a LatinTravel.com contributor. Assignments have taken her to Quito, Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands, the Falkland Islands via Santiago, Chile and to Peru's Sacred Valley of the Incas. Her most recent Latin American trip was to Belo Horizonte in Brazil's Minas Gerais state and to several nearby colonial mining towns.
Katie recently was graduated from the Nicholson School of Communications at the University of Central Florida (M: Advertising and Marketing, m:Hospitality Management). After a post-graduation trip to Europe, she is seeking a job that will allow her to continue to explore the planet.
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