THE Australian Federation of Travel Agents has appointed Natalie Calder to the newly-created position of member engagement executive.
Calder joins AFTA from Evergreen Tours, with her career also including time as a travel consultant and working with suppliers such as Delta Air Lines and Aurora Expeditions.
She’s the 12th AFTA staff member, with ceo Jayson Westbury saying she will bring her “fantastic energy and personal drive” to fill an important gap in the Federation’s structure, with responsibility for supporting and meeting with new and existing members to ensure they maximise their benefits.
Calder will also be responsible for finding potential new members and forging strong relationships with all AFTA stakeholders and allied members.
She can be contacted directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.