Travel Specialists

Ellison Poe, CTC, President

Best known for cutting-edge itineraries that lead her clients to places and experiences otherwise inaccessible to the traveling public, Ellison […]

Margaret Kemp, CTC, CEO

Margaret began her career in the travel business as a corporate agent right here at Poe Travel. She quickly rose […]

Beth Walter, CTC, 
Leisure & International

Beth started her distinguished travel career at Poe Travel in 1980. Her experience includes working in international corporate and leisure […]

Teresa Grace, Leisure & Cruises

Teresa 
is one rare find in the leisure business. She has a knack for seeking out the deals of the […]

Nancy O’Brien, CTC
, Leisure & International

Veteran travel consultant, Nancy O’Brien, has returned to Poe Travel several times from adventures all around the world. Nancy traces […]

Paula Lee, CTC
, Leisure & Cruises

Paula Lee has worked in the travel industry since 1997 and became part of the Poe team in March 2012. […]

Lacey James, Corporate & Air

Lacey James has been in the travel business since 1994. She started out in leisure travel and has dedicated the […]

Carla Landon, CTC Corporate & Air

Carla is the brains of the operation. She has been in the travel industry since 1986 and recently celebrated her […]

Angela Simon, Ellison’s right arm

Angela Simon, a seasoned traveler and craftsperson par excellence, joined Poe in the fall of 2012. Her background (and skill […]

Cyndi Sayes, Ellison’s other right arm

Born in Flint, Michigan, Cyndi is the baby of 10 siblings (but she never acts spoiled.) She moved around a […]

Katherine Wyrick, Creative Director

Katherine first discovered a love of travel on an extended trip to the south of France at age five, where […]

Ann Straessle, Documents

We’re thrilled to welcome Ann Straessle to the Poe Travel team! A mother of five (ages 10-21), Ann has a […]

Breana Steele

Breana lives in Little Rock and graduated with her Bachelor’s in English from UALR and her Master’s in Creative Writing […]

Ann McFerran, Assistant to Margaret

Ann hails from Ft. Smith, AR, and joins us after a stint in the software industry. The youngest member of […]

Stacy Bright, Assistant to Margaret, Air Agent, Accountant

Stacy Bright has been in the travel business since 1995 and has worked in all aspects of the industry. The […]

Retta Fulmer, Comptroller & Office Manager

Retta holds this place together (even if she has to order extra office supplies to do it). When not comptrolling, […]

Mildred Cooper, Accounting Manager

Mildred has worked with Poe for over 20 years, helping us all keep on the straight and narrow—no small task! […]