Company founder, Stephanie Schneiderman was born in Havana, grew up in Mexico City, lived and studied in Miami, went to Graduate School in Phoenix. She has a B.A. in Political Science/International Relations, a Certificate in Latin American/Caribbean Studies from Florida International University, and received a Masters Degree from The Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Arizona.
Latin blood runs through her veins. Stephanie has traveled extensively throughout Mexico and, given her cultural and language fluency, has gained access to many off the path locations and communities. When her friends ask why she always goes back to Mexico, she replies, “Mexico is a vast country with so many diverse regions. You could spend a lifetime visiting Mexico and never see it all”.
Tia Stephanie invites you to share her passion for Mexico and the Mexican people, our neighbors to the South.
Travel is Gail’s passion. During her 28 years in the pharmaceutical industry, her favorite work assignments took her to Germany and Tanzania. In her encore career in the travel industry, with Journeys International, she learned that the planning and details of a trip make the difference. She has planned a wide variety of cultural itineraries, and knows that the foundation of a successful adventure is excellent communication and customer service.
Gail has traveled to Bolivia, Panama, Galapagos, Ecuador, China, India, Indonesia, Iceland, Australia, Morocco, Tunisia, Tanzania, Turkey and extensively in Europe. Now she is exploring travel in a new direction with Tia Stephanie Tours, and looks forward to making sure all our travelers are well prepared to get the most out of their adventure!
Gail has a Bachelors Degree from Kalamazoo College, and a Masters in Business Administration from Eastern Michigan University. When she is not planning adventures, or helping others plan their adventures, she competes on a masters synchronized swim team.