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Rafael Requena

Customer Experience Director

A Brazilian enjoying rice and beans with Sauerkraut in Germany. Passionate for marketing, the outdoors and history books.

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Andrew Delmenhorst - MBA

Founder and Managing Director

A former expat who has found his way back to the States. Loves trekking, bike touring and Belgian beer, hates cottage cheese.

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Pat Delmenhorst - MS

Administrative Director

A southerner living in the midwest. Loves finding travel deals, hates nothing (hate is such a strong word).

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Nicole Mullaly

Key Travel Builder

A Michigander who prefers warmer weather. Spends her free time memorizing Shakespeare. Has never tried Haggis, but is open to it

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Kirsten Thomason

Travel Consultant Team Lead

A homebody who can't stay home for long. Loves misunderstood animals, wine, and tacos. Not likely to try haggis.

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Nicholas Costa

Product Manager

A Coloradoan who traded mountain views for East German life. Loves books, traveling and mushroom hunting.

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Abdylla Geldiyev

Key Travel Builder

Abdy’s joy of travel was first awoken at the age of nine when he traveled to Turkey. An avid traveler who loves exploring the world and reading books on the plane.

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Lauren Johnson

Adventure Travel Consultant

A Midwesterner who's lived and worked in three different countries. Loves the ocean and everything summer, hates snow.

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Anna Schnizler

Adventure Travel Consultant

German living in the US experiencing small town America on the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Loves exploring the great outdoors, sunsets and bonfires. Hates American bread and misses Bavarian Pretzels.

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Our Managing Director, Andrew, has been to over 40 countries in his quest for the perfect adventure. He has biked the death road in Bolivia, trekked 500 miles across northern Spain on the Camino de Santiago, cycled from Brussels to Florence and hiked the five sacred mountains of China. Pygmy Elephant is how he spreads his love for adventure and self discovery in the world.