The Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) is a unique policy-oriented research organization dedicated to increasing the positive global impact of responsible tourism. CREST assists governments, policy makers, tourism businesses, nonprofit organizations, and international agencies with finding solutions to critical issues confronting tourism, the world’s largest service industry. CREST provides interdisciplinary analysis and innovative solutions through research, field projects, publications, consultancies, conferences, courses, and documentary films, recognizing tourism’s potential as a tool for poverty alleviation and biodiversity conservation.
As a global leader in tourism education and research, The George Washington University's International Institute of Tourism Studies has been guiding businesses, communities, governments and nonprofits toward sustainability for thirty years. We advance critical industry issues through thought leadership and research, and provide professional-level certificate programs, courses and workshops in destination management and cultural heritage tourism.
Executive director, Center for Responsible Travel (CREST)
Chief creative officer, White Nile Media and co-founder, Mountain Travel Sobek
Immediate past president, Washington Spa Alliance and board of directors, Demeter-USA
Washington-based communications and development specialist
President, Alice Marshall Public Relations
Partner, The Tourism Company
Managing director, Center for Responsible Travel (CREST)
Director of communications & outreach, Center for Responsible Travel (CREST)
Program associate, Center for Responsible Travel (CREST)
Executive director, International Institute of Tourism Studies, the George Washington University School of Business
Communications consultant, Carol Goodstein Consulting