Laura Hanaford is the President and CEO of The Trip Trotter, INC, part of the Tzell Travel Group.  The Trip Trotter is a custom travel planner that specializes in concierge-style planning. 

Laura graduated from The Fashion Institute of Technology in 2008 and worked in the fashion industry for 5 long years as an Account Executive.  During a Birthright trip, Laura experienced firsthand the bulk way man Americans travel, and the idea for The Trip Trotter was born.  Always an avid world traveler, Laura left the fashion industry to help other create experience the world as she does.  In her personal travels, Laura enjoys exploring food markets and experiencing how locals live.