Meet the Staff

suzanne  Suzanne Zabek, PEF Travel Consultant

Travel industry experience: 28 years

About me: I started my career as a Travel Consultant. After 5 years in the industry I was promoted to Office Manager and Director of Outside Sales. In 1993, I was charged with opening and managing a large agency in Saratoga. My career at PEF Travel began in 2010 and I have really enjoyed planning vacations for PEF members around the state. I have had the opportunity to attend PEF Conventions and worksite meetings to discuss the wonderful world of travel. I find my career to be rewarding and exciting. Whether I am booking a newlywed’s honeymoon, a family’s first trip to Disney or a retiree’s month long tour of Europe I approach each trip as if it was my own.

My favorite vacation destination:

Italy and Tahiti

Education/Designations:

  • Bryant & Stratton, majoring in Travel and Tourism
  • Certified Traveler Counselor for ICTA
  • Master Cruise Counselor from CLIA
  • Travel Specialist: Sandals, Royal Caribbean, Princess, NCL, Carnival, Club Med and Disney
  • Destination Specialist: Caribbean
  • Associations:
    • IATAN
    • WITS (Workers In Travel Services) – Past President, Vice President, Treasurer

 

niki  Nicole Grabo, PEF Travel Consultant

Travel industry experience: 25 years

About me:  I started in the industry as a ticket agent then worked to become a vacation consultant and managed 3 different offices. I have traveled throughout the Caribbean, Mexico, Hawaii, Europe, Alaska, and the Continental US. I love working with customers who are excited to travel and experience new places. I value customer service and love helping not only book vacations but also assisting when there are problems like Hurricanes, so our customers experience the value of working with an agency.

My favorite vacation destination:

I love the Turks and Caicos, it is my favorite beach destination in the Caribbean.

Education/Designations:

  • Spencer Business and Technical Institute–Travel and Tourism Degree
  • Travel Specialist: Atlantis Resort, AM resorts, Globus Family of Brands, Hawaii, Disney and the Caribbean, Sandals, and Beaches Resorts.
  • Destination Specialist: Caribbean and Hawaii
  • Associations:
    • IATAN

 

robin  Robin Cammans, PEF Travel Manager

Travel industry experience: 28 years

About me: I have covered all aspects of travel including leisure, corporate and agency management. I have a true passion for the travel industry and find it so rewarding when I help to make vacation dreams come true. Sometimes we are faced with challenges and hurdles, but the final outcome is so worthwhile when I have clients share their vacation photos and stories. Being in the business, I have had the opportunity to experience the travel hot spots many have only read about. My own experiences and that of my satisfied clients give me a wealth of knowledge to help you make your vacation dreams come true!

My favorite vacation destination:

Aruba. It may seem like a desert island, but it has wonderful beaches and beautiful palm trees!

Education/Designations:

  • Travel Specialist: Sandals, Royal Caribbean, Princess, NCL, Carnival, Marriott, Club Med, Disney, Aruba & Las Vegas
  • Destination Specialist: Caribbean
  • Associations:
    • IATAN
    • WITS (Workers In Travel Services) – Past President, Vice President, Treasurer
    • ASTA
    • Advisory Board for US Air Vacations – Past Board Member
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