As a highly accomplished professional in the travel industry, Kerry began her career in incentive travel with Maritz Travel and BCD Travel before moving on to sales executive positions at Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and Mandarin Oriental. Her passion for sales and professional development has led her to her current role as Chief Development Officer at Brownell. In her role, Kerry oversees Brownell Partners, Marketing, and Talent Development teams and focuses on a range of initiatives, including expanding Hosting and Mentoring programs, building strong supplier relationships, and supporting Independent Advisors’ success. Her expertise and leadership play a critical role in driving Brownell’s growth and ensuring the success of its advisors.
In addition, Kerry leads Brownell’s Diversity Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Team and serves on several industry advisory boards, including the Corporate Advisory Council for the American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA), the Belmond Travel Consultants Advisory Board, and Explora Journeys Advisory Circle. Kerry is also a respected contributor to Virtuoso Professional Development trainings, using her extensive knowledge and experience to provide valuable insights and guidance to fellow professionals in the field.