Kyle Wiggins served as a Community and Economic Development Peace Corps Volunteer in Colón, Panamá. Before joining the Peace Corps, Kyle was in New York City, where he helped start a political news website, PolicyMic.com. While in New York, Kyle also worked on Mike Bloomberg’s 2009 Re-election Campaign staff, and worked as a Heckscher Foundation for Children fellow until his departure for Panamá. In 2008-2009 Kyle served on the Board of Directors for Let’s Go, Inc. Kyle graduated from Harvard in 2009, and was born and raised in Dallas, TX.
Kyle’s Favorite Travel Experience: Afro-Panamanian Food Tour in Panama City
Jack Fischl was a Community Economic Development volunteer in Peace Corps Panamá. He worked in an indigenous Ngäbe town in a semi-autonomous region in western Panamá, developing sustainable tourism in his community and teaching basic business skills throughout the country. The son of a diplomat, Jack has lived 17 years of his life overseas and traveled extensively (40 countries at latest count!). Prior to the Peace Corps, he graduated from Boston University, where he studied Business Administration and Hospitality Management.
Jack’s Favorite Travel Experience: Mapuche Community Tour in Curarehue, Chile
Director of Business Development & Operations
Nastja has worked in the travel industry in Latin America since 2012, in customer relations, marketing, and operations for a variety of tour operators and independent hotels. Originally from Slovenia, Nastja has a Master’s in Tourism from the University of Primorska and speaks Slovenian, English, and Spanish fluently.
Nastja’s Favorite Travel Experience: Villarica Volcano Climb
Director of Customer Relationship Management
Karina has 6 years of experience in customer service, in the travel finance industries. Originally a professional translator and interpreter, she speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese, and French. She is from La Serena, Chile, but has also lived in Canada and Santiago, Chile.
Karina’s Favorite Travel Experience: Uyuni Salt Flats 4 Day Tour
Gonzalo has been working in the information technology industry for over 15 years, creating web-based technology solutions, facilitating digital communications, and developing software, among many other responsibilities and projects. He is used to leading teams in multicultural environments and working with organizations of all sizes, from start-up companies to international organizations. He is fluent in both Spanish and English. Gonzalo is from Valparaiso, Chile and loves to host barbecues.
Gonzalo’s Favorite Travel Experience: Tannat Wine Taste Tour: The Punta del Este Experience, Uruguay