Sally Black

Founder - Vacationkids Travel Agency and Director at the Family Travel Association and Director at the Family Travel Association

It took Sally a while to figure out exactly what she wanted to be when she grew up. In the meantime she's been a single mom to three kids, a Pediatric Nurse who delivered babies, an internet pioneer at a dot com start up with no indoor plumbing and circled the globe a few times. After all this hard work she finally settled on the idea that vacations are something she does best. Sally currently holds the position "Mom Executive Officer" of the online travel agency she founded in 2000 dedicated to creating customized family vacations. She recently added the distinction of author to her quirky resume by writing her book "Fearless Family Vacations...Make Everyone Happy Without Losing Your Mind". Sally was also named Director of the Family Travel Association and is in charge of their Family Travel Agent Training and membership programs. Thanks to the growing needs of her clients, she founded As the name implies, she now offers special destination events for family reunions, milestone celebrations, destination family weddings, fund raisers, meetings and more. Over the years Sally has shared her expertise and opinions with the press. She's been seen on CNN, WE, MSNBC, NBC as well as numerous radio interviews. Sally's comments have been published in Huffington Post, USA Today, The New York Times, US News and more.

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