Culture Coordinator and Group Sales Manager, Travaasa® Austin
Joining Travaasa® Austin as the Culture Coordinator and Group Sales Manager, Jorah Anderson brings five years of professional experience in sales, management and cultural expertise at various resort properties. She also possesses a Graduate Degree with a focus on Tourism Motivation from Northern Arizona University. In addition to planning group events, Anderson is responsible for infusing the distinct local elements of Austin, Texas and Hill Country into Travaasa® Austin to create its own authentic cultural feel and experience throughout the property. Her penchant for finding the essence of local culture stems from having lived in a variety of diverse locales including Belize, the Bahamas, St. Thomas and Bermuda where she explored the intricate cultural offerings of each destination.
Anderson has previously served as the Sales, Marketing and PR Manager for Tiamo Resorts, where she provided executive leadership for two exclusive resort properties located on South Andros Island in the Bahamas: Tiamo and Emerald Palms. There she supervised the sales and reservation department as well as promoted and sold the resorts’ brand through prospecting and consulting.
Outside of the office, Anderson is active in the Austin community, volunteering at Heart to Heart Hospice where she works with patients and creates its newsletter, The Heart Beat. Anderson also donates her time as an administrative volunteer at the Austin Humane Society.