Meet Our Team - Luxury South America Travel Experts | Kuoda Travel

Meet the Kuoda Travel Family

Learn more about each one of our unique team members

Our team of luxury travel specialists that have more than 30+ years of knowledge within South America’s travel industry. Our local insight of South America’s most inspiring places is unrivaled. From luxury cruises to the Galapagos Islands to intrepid Amazon adventures, we specialize in crafting one-off trips designed especially for you. Eager to get planning your South American adventure? Meet our team of of travel experts that can make it happen! Contact us today!

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Mery Calderón
Founder and President

Mery fell in love with tourism as a young girl, working in her parents’ souvenir shop in Cusco…

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Thomas Adams
Sales Supervisor

Tom works closely with you to design the perfect itinerary to Peru, and makes sure all details are in place for your arrival…

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Nadia Vizcarra
Sales Coordinator

Nadia makes sure that Kuoda works financially, and she loves that she gets to do this for a company…

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Cinthia Puente de la Vega
Operations Manager

Cinthia works behind-the-scenes with our expert Travel Designers and operations team to ensure that each and…

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Andrew Figari
Marketing Manager

Andrew works in promoting Kuoda’s mission: Providing unforgettable private journeys to Peru and South America…

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Cleydy Calderón
Finances Manager

Cleydy is in charge of making the Kuoda office work like clockwork, by ensuring that the team has everything they need…

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Alex Baca
Customer Service Manager

Alex is the smiling face waiting to greet you at the Cusco airport, and is the reassuring voice that calls…

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Liseth Paniagua
CUSTOMER SERVICE SUPERVISOR

Liseth or “Lisa” to some of her friends is one of our outstanding Kuoda Travel host…

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Jason Ayerbe
Customer Service Coordinator

Jason is another smiling face waiting to greet you at the Cusco airport. Jason makes sure things run smoothly…

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Urpi Herrera
Travel Designer

Urpi will work closely with you, paying attention to every detail of your journey, to create your ideal travel itinerary…

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Jesús Ramos
Travel Designer

Jesus brings over a decade of experience to designing and customizing luxury itineraries. He is also an expert in planning…

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Molly Krifka
Travel Designer

Molly works with you one-on-one to insure that your trip to Peru, Ecuador, or Bolivia meets your every expectation…

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Theresa Galles
Travel Designer

Theresa will help you create your ideal and unforgettable luxury itineraries. She is also an expert in planning…

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Marina Erte
Travel Designer

Marina It will help you design your trip with great care and detail, including all the activities you want for this.

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Anne Ng
Travel Designer

Anne will help you create an itinerary that fits your needs and expectations, paying attention and care to every detail of your journey.

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Lisbeth Contreras
Reservations Manager

As the Reservations Coordinator, Lisbeth works directly with all of our Kuoda providers to ensure flawless fluidity…

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Lizbeth Masias
Sales Coordinator
RESERVATIONS COORDINATOR Biography Lizbeth has been passionate about travel and adventure from a very young age and she has had the pleasure of knowing many places in Peru. She decided to study tourism as a career and now more than ever she is convinced that it was the best choice! She is very proud and [...]
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Isabel Calderon
LOGISTICS AND OPERATIONS COORDINATOR

Isabel was born and raised as purebred Cusqueñan. While focusing and studying tourism…

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David Ortega
LOGISTICS AND OPERATIONS COORDINATOR

David is in charge of making sure your itinerary is logistically seamless, and that all of your trains, flights…

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Alicia Ttito
Finance Manager Peru

Alicia is our accounting manager in Peru and takes great care and pride in her work…

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Mariela Hurtado
Accountant

As Kuoda’s main accountant, Mariela makes sure all of our operations are financially secure, to ensure that…

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Maria Elena Motohasi
Accounting Assistant

Born and raised in Cusco, Maria Elena’s family heritage traces back all the way to the islands of Japan…

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Gabriela Apaza
JUNIOR ACCOUNTANT

Gaby is a native Cusquenian, and one of our lead accountants by profession…

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Cesar Quintana
Billing Assistant

Cesar studies law at the Universidad Andina del Cusco, now in his 7th semester…

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Brigitte Callasaca
Finances Coordinator Peru

Brigitte was born in Cusco, and completed studies for her professional…

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Teofilo Andrade
IT Support

Teo keeps the Cusco office in technological tip-top shape and manages the Kuoda website, making sure our guests…

Abel was born and raised in the “Imperial city” of Cusco, One of his main interesting…

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Silvia Rincon
Social Media

Silvia works in promoting Kuoda’s brand through digital media…

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Marisol Machaca
ICT Coordinator

Marisol is a native of Cusco and our web developer. She loves the world…