Our Team

Kay Rogers, Owner

Kay Rogers, Owner

Kay, has been in the travel business for over 50 years and since moving to the State College area in the 70’s.  She has many years of experience in the travel field whether it be domestic or international.

International travel is her expertise and especially customized travel with individual or groups.  Every detail is important to her.  Some may remember the many Penn State Bowl trips over the years.

All of her employees are well trained and also have traveled, so we at  Centre for Travel can offer you the best travel plans for you and your family and feel that you are taken care of from planning through the actual travel no matter where you want to go any place in the world.

Elizabeth Shaw

Elizabeth brings over 35 years of travel experience to Centre For Travel. She oversees the business operations and along with the Centre for Travel team strives to ensure that clients receive exceptionally high-quality travel experiences. Elizabeth loves to plan her client’s vacation from beginning to end with the utmost care given to understanding what her clients want and need from their vacation.

Some of the travel experiences that Elizabeth has enjoyed are Italy, Germany, Ireland, Iceland, Hawaii, the Caribbean, The Florida Keys, European River Cruising and her highlight, Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. Contact Liz by email at Liz@cftrav.agencymail.com.

Jan Hurvitz

Jan Hurvitz has been with Centre For Travel for over 25 years.  Jan can expertly negotiate all of the confusing issues with air travel whether it be a ticket across the country or across the world.  Jan also brings vast knowledge of Disney vacations, cruises and independent travel throughout the world.  Jan has traveled to Austria, Germany, Disney World, Disneyland, and extensively in the United States.  Jan will be happy to sit down with you and discuss how to make your next vacation the adventure of a lifetime.  Contact Jan by email at jan@cftrav.agencymail.com or by phone at 814-238-4987, ext. 125.

Susan Abruzzo

Susan Abruzzo has been a dynamic travel agent for over 35 years.  During this time she has traveled to several countries and many islands, especially in the Caribbean. While she considers herself  a Caribbean specialist, Susan is knowledgeable in all areas of travel.

Caribbean destinations have plenty to offer and Susan thrives in finding the best deals for her clients. She has personally visited and has seen firsthand an abundance of different resorts.  While some are quaint and secluded, others offer all-inclusive packages and lots of lively entertainment and activities. Depending on your desired amenities, Susan is sure to find a perfect fit for your special getaway.  Destination weddings and cruises are also an area of expertise for Susan.

Call or email Susan with your travel requests and questions. As an outside agent she will gladly respond in a prompt manner. Susan is excited to assist in researching, planning and sending you on your next dream vacation! Contact Susan by email at susana@cftrav.agencymail.com or by phone at 814-404-1870.

Erin K. Stover

Erin brings over ten years of travel industry experience and five years of marketing experience to Centre For Travel. She’s a Vacation Planner and our Marketing Coordinator who implements the agency’s advertising and marketing. Erin specializes in Family Travel Planning, including: cruises, land vacations and Disney Destinations by land and Sea. Erin brings firsthand knowledge from working for the “Mouse” and a touch of pixie dust when planning all of her client vacations.

Some of the travel experiences Erin has enjoyed are: Alaska, Bermuda, Hawaii, Disney World, Disneyland and cruising with Disney, Celebrity, Princess, Norwegian and Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. Contact Erin by email at Erin@cftrav.agencymail.com.

Kim Kawa

I’ve been working in the travel industry for 30 years.  My expertise is in international travel.  Many of my clients were introduced to me through Penn State University as a (former) contracted agency.  I have organized groups for corporate and convention travel.  I also work with a consolidator to find you the best fares for business and 1st class international flights.  My loyal clients speak with praise and satisfaction of my services for all their travel needs.  It would be my pleasure to offer my services to you and help with vacation planning and events.  You can contact Kim by email at Travelagentkim@comcast.net