Meet the Vacation Design Team
Julie Fagley, Agency Owner and Vacation Designer
Hi! My name is Julie. I've been in the travel industry for over 14 years and I LOVE my job! I've been a Disney fan since I was in kindergarten, carrying my Mickey Mouse backpack and my "it's a small world" lunch box! I'm a College of Disney Knowledge graduate and I love putting my knowledge to good use, to make your vacation extra Magical! Now that I've visited each Sandals and Beaches resort, I am proud to be a Certified Sandals Specialist to help guide you toward your perfect vacation! I also have personal experience sailing with Disney, Royal Caribbean, and Carnival cruise lines.
There are many reasons why I love my job! First, I love to help people make memories with their children, spouse, family and friends! After all, that's what life is all about! Second, I love the friendships that I make while planning with you! I value each one of my clients and I appreciate you sharing your life with me! Third, I love to travel with my husband and my children. We enjoy cruises, all-inclusive resorts and of course, Disney!
April Thurston, Vacation Designer
My name is April Thurston and I love helping families, couples and friends create memories with fabulous vacations. I can help you plan the perfect vacation for you and your budget. I pride myself in the ability to think of all the details so that you can relax and enjoy your getaway. I am a College of Disney Knowledge graduate and an Universal Orlando Resort Specialist. I can also help you plan an all-inclusive getaway or a cruise on many different cruise lines. I am excited to work with you to plan the perfect vacation to create lasting memories!
Nikki Bashore,Vacation Designer
Hello, my name is Nikki Bashore. Planning a vacation can be very time consuming and overwhelming. Travel is a passion of mine and I enjoy the research needed to cover every detail in the planning process. Whether your next trip takes you to Walt Disney World, aboard one of the beautiful ships in the Disney Cruise flee or to the historical and romantic city of Charleston, SC, you can be assured I will cover every facet of your trip with the same care as I do for my own. Vacations are a valuable investment to our loved ones. I look forward to helping you design a vacation that will create memories for decades to come.
Debbie Sehlmeyer, Vacation Designer
Hi! I'm Debbie Sehlmeyer and I am so excited to help you plan your next vacation! I love to travel and have been all over the world. I want to share my enthusiasm with you as we plan your trip. I am a graduate of Disney College of Knowledge, a Universal Orlando Resorts Specialist, and I have experience in cruises and all-inclusive resorts. As a grandmother myself, I can help you plan a multi-generational trip. From the smallest trip to the largest, I'd love to work with you! I would love to help you with your next travel plan!
Beth Rasor, Vacation Designer
Hello, my name is Beth Rasor. I have a true passion for helping people create lasting memories while exploring the world’s beauty. I enjoy extensively researching travel options in order to create a truly personalized vacation. I can assist you in selecting a destination based on your desired type of vacation as well as travel window and spending range. Stop spending numerous hours scouring the internet trying to plan your next vacation. Contact me and I will meticulously plan every detail while saving you time and money. The best part? My design services are at no cost to you when you book a vacation package. I am a College of Disney Knowledge graduate, Universal Orlando Resort Specialist, AMResort Master Agent, Royal Caribbean University Master of Adventure.
As a mom of three young boys, I have visited The Walt Disney World Resort numerous times as well as Universal Studios Orlando and Legoland Florida. My all-time favorite vacation was exploring four Hawaiian islands (O’ahu, Maui, The Big Island and Kaua’i) via Norwegian’s Pride of America. My husband and I enjoy relaxing at all-inclusive resorts in Los Cabos, the Riviera Maya and Punta Cana. My family and I enjoy cruising throughout the Caribbean with Royal Caribbean, Princess, Norwegian, and Disney Cruise Line. Please visit and follow my facebook page @vacationdazewithbeth to check out my latest adventures and travel deals.
Joi Anene, Vacation Designer
Hello! My name is Joi Anene and I'm based out of the Dallas/Ft.Worth area in Texas. After planning trips for family and friends for several years, it was brought to my attention that I should become a Vacation Designer. I'm a Disney-certified specialist who loves planning Disney destinations for all occasions, but can assist with trips to Universal Resort, major cruise lines, all-inclusives, and staycations. I want my clients to create new memories and explore options they may not have thought about. I look forward to extending my services to others with the same dedication and detail that I place into my own personal trips.
Heather Baker, Vacation Designer
Growing up my dream was to see the world. Even though I have not been every where, it is on my list! I love using my background in Public Relations and Event Planning to help clients fulfill their dreams of seeing the world. This is where I found my true passion and enjoyment. I pride myself in getting to know my clients and providing personal customer service and helping plan every special detail. I can help you design your adventure around the world, fun filled trip to Disney or a relaxing cruise. I am a Universal Orlando Resort Specialist, College of Disney Knowledge Graduate, AmResorts Master Agent, Azamara Cruise Certified, and have the Royal Caribbean Master of Adventure
Jenny Wall, Vacation Designer
My name is Jenny Wall and I would LOVE to help you plan your next vacation! My family has always loved all things Disney. Over the years we’ve taken many vacations to the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando. We have also visited Disneyland and enjoyed multiple sailings on the Disney Cruise Line. I am a College of Disney Knowledge graduate and can customize a vacation just for you. Whether you want to experience the magic of Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, Disney’s Aulani Resort in Hawaii, or the many experiences through Adventures by Disney, I would love to help you plan your ideal vacation! I am also a Universal Orlando Resort Specialist, AMResorts Master Agent, & Steamboat Academy Certified Agent. I can help plan vacations to Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld, all-inclusives and other Cruise Lines. I will take care of the details, so you can relax and keep the stress out of planning! I look forward to helping you with all of your trip planning needs!
Kathy Ranney, Vacation Designer
Hi, my name is Kathy Ranney! I knew I wanted to plan vacations for other people when I went to a travel agency in 8th grade with my parents to plan our first trip to Walt Disney World. The excitement that we had and the enthusiasm of the agent was contagious. Add the feelings I got when I saw Cinderella Castle for the first time, and I was hooked! Planning vacations for families is my passion! Whether it is helping to make magical memories on a Disney Vacation, a cruise to Alaska or a relaxing trip to the beach, I am here to help. I will share my knowledge, tips and enthusiasm with each and every family. My goal is for each client to go on vacation with excitement, enthusiasm, and anticipation. My attention to detail will give you peace of mind so that all you have to do is focus on making memories.
Jennifer margraf, Vacation Designer
My name is Jennifer Margraf and I live in Tucson, Arizona. I have loved Disney since I was a little girl! I love Disney so much when I had my own family I wanted to carry on that tradition. After using a travel agent for my Disney trips and seeing what amazing details they put into our vacations I decided it was perfect for me to help others plan their magical vacation! I love helping others and helping take away the stress of planning a vacation. Let me help you plan your vacation so you can focus on making magical memories!
Morgan anderson, Vacation Designer
Ever since I went on my first trip to Disney World when I was 12, I've been in love! The older I get, the more I cherish those memories with my family. I love helping families plan the trip of their dreams that they'll remember for years to come. With many trips under my belt, I have an arsenal of tips and guidance to create the perfect itinerary for your family's trip. I am located in the Dayton, Ohio area and assist families across the country. I can't wait to help you plan your next trip!