Local Travel Professional Earns Certified Travel Associate Designation

Contact: Mary Lou Yeager, CTA
Royal Travel Center

October 1, 2015- Mary Lou Yeager president of Royal Travel Center in Williamsburg has earned the distinguished Certified Travel Associate (CTA) designation from the Travel Institute, the travel industry's oldest education organization.

The CTA designation is awarded to travel professionals who complete a comprehensive, exam-based training program, demonstrate extensive industry knowledge and experience and exemplify the highest standards of professionalism.

She recently met with locals in Aberdeen, Scotland, while an invitee at the national tourism's Visit Scotland Expo 2015. Ms. Yeager is one of two travel advisors in Virginia with the advanced certification of SCOTSMASTER, Specialist Counselor on Travel to Scotland. The Scottish Tourist Board through the University of Edinburgh conferred her certification in 1996.

Ms. Yeager established Royal Travel Center in Williamsburg in 1981. The company is an independent affiliate of Virtuoso member McCabe World Travel in McLean, Virginia.

This item was posted by a community contributor.

Copyright © 2019, The Virginia Gazette