Meet the Go Blue Tours Team


Gerardo Barrera

President – Boston, MA

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Gerardo Barrera was raised in Cancun, Mexico and relocated to the US in the late 90s. His journey began in the travel Industry 16 years ago when he joined as Accounting Manager for and gradually became Chief Financial Officer of the parent company, TUI Education North America. Gerardo lives in Boston with his wife and two boys. He is the inspiration behind Go Blue Tours.





Lupita Garcia

Operations Manager – Chihuahua, Mexico

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Originally from Chihuahua, Mexico, Lupita has over 15 years experience in the travel industry. She is an experienced and licensed bilingual Tour Guide and Tour Director and has worked for many global travel agencies like, Class Travel and Grand Circle.  She joined the Go Blue Tours Team as Operations Manager and is our Expert in Hoppers and custom made Tours.





Kelsey McKenna

Sales Manager – Boston, MA

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Born and raised in North Reading, MA, Kelsey is a recent grad from the University of Rhode Island. During Spring Break 2014, she went to Puerto Vallarta where she caught the “travel bug” and loves that she spends her days helping students plan the best Spring Break trips possible. Despite many, MANY, MANY attempts, Kelsey has yet to Dance with the Devil. Maybe this Spring Break will be the year!!!





Maddie Lamothe

Account Executive – Boston, MA

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Maddie was born and raised in New Hampshire and relocated to the Boston area after college at both the University of New Hampshire and Keene State College. She’s traveled all over and loves planning trips, so she’s ready to help you plan your spring break!





Liza Vallone

Accounting Coordinator – Boston, MA

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Born and raised in Boston, Liza now lives in Stoneham, MA with her husband, daughter and son. After graduating from Salem State College, Liza traveled to Ireland and Paris and from there grew her love of travel. Her Accounting background began after college where she started as a billing specialist at a private Boston bank and her role soon grew to a Senior Accounting/Accounts Receivable Analyst. She’s happy to be a part of Go Blue Tours as an Accounting Coordinator.



Shantal Aleman

Sales & Social Media Coordinator – Boston, MA

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Shantal lives in  Haverhill Massachusetts. She is a recent graduate of Salem State University where she studied communications and graphic design. After college, she traveled to the west coast and southern Florida with her camera and captured every adventure. Since then she has been helping college students plan an ultimate spring break with their friends. Check out last years experience here 




Our Spring Break Hosts

Cancun, Cabo, Punta Cana, Freeport, South Padre, etc.


There is only so much we can do from the states. Each year, we rely on our onsite Spring Break Hosts to provide the best vacation possible to our student travelers. These people work there butts off all day, every day making sure everything goes as smooth as possible. We couldn’t be happier and more proud our our Spring Breaks Hosts for the service they provide.


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