MANAGEMENT TEAM

The MVT management team's number one priority is our travelers. Our team of advisors will make sure all of our travelers needs and expectations are met. We are humbled by all our travelers experiences and encourage feedback from your travel adventures.

Brenda Weatherhead

Brenda Weatherhead Vice President

Brenda Weatherhead is MVT's source of inspiration. Her dedication to the business has kept MVT on the forefront of web technology.

Colin Weatherhead

Colin Weatherhead President

Colin Weatherhead is MVT's President and leader. His dedication to the business has helped grow MVT into one of the largest Virtuoso agencies in the entire network.

Robin Sanchez

Robin Sanchez Chief Operating Officer

Robin Sanchez has embodied excellence in her 20+ years at Montecito Village Travel showcasing her ability to excel in several different roles.

Janet Wagstaff

Janet Wagstaff Director of Technology & Quality Control

Janet is MVT's IT guru. Her largest asset to Montecito Village Travel is the ability to communicate with advisors of all levels of expertise and manage situations with grace.

Chris Weatherhead

Chris Weatherhead Chief Information & Hotel Relations Manager

Chris Weatherhead sleeps, eats and breathes travel...Chris has had the privilege to travel at a young age but now enjoys providing others with that opportunity to see the world.

Cate Almgren

Cate Almgren Director of Leisure Sales & Marketing

Cate is passionate about the travel business and her clients. Her tenure in the travel business provides her a great deal of knowledge and allows her to VIP her travelers.

Jacki Jones

Jacki Jones Chief Financial Officer

Jacki plays an instrumental part to the MVT family of advisors. She is the glue that holds the accounting department together and allows for all of our advisor team to concentrate on what they do best - provide top notch service to our travelers.

Connie Miller

Connie Miller Business Development Manager

Connie Miller is responsible for marketing and growing our independent contractor and hosted agency division. She also assists our Omaha office with their marketing and corporate travel management.

Shane Lefeber

Shane Lefeber Vice President of Operations & Training

Shane actively works with the management team on a daily basis. With an energy and enthusiasm Shane can be relied upon to help find answers and solutions to daily issues.

Nick Cabugos

Nick Cabugos Creative Director

Nick Cabugos - Creative Director of Montecito Village Travel is responsible for all design work - both print and digital.

Our Services

  • Multiple Affiliations
  • Luxury Cruise Program
  • Luxury Hotel Program
  • Business Travel Solutions
  • Management Report Analysis
  • Meetings/Conventions/Groups
  • Passport and Visa Service
  • Global Traveler Services
  • And more

Awards & Accolades

  • Crystal Cruises “Platinum Account”
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises “Key Account/Council Member”
  • Princess Cruises “Excel Gold Account”
  • Cunard “Inner Circle”
  • Seabourn “Pinnacle Club”
  • Viking River Cruises “Platinum Circle”
  • Holland America “Centurion Agency”
  • Royal Caribbean/Celebrity Cruises “Key Account”
  • A&K 100 Club
  • Classic Vacations “Top Producer”
  • Tauck “Top Producer”
  • GOGO “Top Producer”
  • Apple Vacations “Platinum Account”
  • Pleasant Holidays “Centurion Club”
  • Allianz Global “Presidents Club”
  • Virtuoso Chairman’s Event Participants

Mission Statement

To be the Travel Management Company of choice for our Employees, Independent Contractors, Clients & Suppliers 

-Our Values-

We will be known for our people
We will attract, develop, 
motivate and retain the best

We will take pride in our work
We will challenge ourselves to excel

We will work as one
No one of us is as smart as all of us.
Together we will achieve greatness

We will provide 
Our Independent Contractors the ability
to increase their revenues, reduce overhead expenditures and enhance their relationships with their clients while maintaining their own business identity

We will excel at all operational levels
We will continue to invest in State of the Art Technology
in order to reduce our clients Travel and Entertainment expenditures

We will be totally committed to our clients
We guarantee our service levels will continue to increase and exceed our clients’ expectations

Independent Contractor Overview

Due to our sales volume, numerous preferred vendor relationships and latest technology, Montecito Village Travel offers you industry high commission levels with most airlines, cruise & tour vendors, hotels and car rental companies.  With our commission levels and technology we give you the ability to increase YOUR revenue, while you maintain YOUR own business identity and enhance YOUR relationship with YOUR customers. The MVT management team is well respected within the industry and make it our number 1 priority to make your business profitable.

Host Travel Agency Difference

We are a FULL SERVICE HOST TRAVEL AGENCY!  We offer travel advisers of all abilities to reach their full potential.  If you are a corporate adviser, we have the tools to maximize your success and if you are a luxury travel consultant, we have resources for that as well.  We can do this for you because we are very unique in the travel industry.

We can not stress enough that our “UNIQUE” affiliations with a multitude of travel companies gives us a remarkable advantage you will find no where else.  We have a large book of business with a very tight knit group of people.  It is they who make us stand out from the rest.  We are recognized as being respectable, honorable and hard working.  It is our reputation in the industry that separates us from the others which in essence reflects our number one asset–OUR PEOPLE! 

Let Montecito Village Travel Magnify Your World

Chris WeatherheadMVT Management Team