Mary Eisenhower to Join People to People Ambassador Programs' Advisory Board

 Mary Eisenhower to Join People to People Ambassador Programs' Advisory Board

Eisenhower starts new chapter in family legacy

PR Newswire

SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 22, 2014

SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --People to People Ambassador
Programs, the leader in globaleducational travelexperiences, has announced
that Mary Eisenhower, granddaughter of People to People International founder
President Dwight D. Eisenhower, has joined the company's Education Advisory
Board as a Humanitarian Ambassador.

Eisenhower brings her tenure and experience as CEO of People to People
International to the Ambassador Programs' team to further the group's mission
of enriching its program itineraries and enhance experiential learning
opportunities.

"We are truly honored to have Mary join the People to People family," said
Anthony Dombrowik, interim CEO for People to People Ambassador Programs. "She
adds an invaluable skill set to the advisory board with her many years as a
global humanitarian, not to mention her unique personal history, and
experience in building People to People International, the non-profit founded
by President Eisenhower in 1956."

Eisenhower has visited over 50 countries in the last six years. Her trips have
ranged from goodwill missions to meeting first families to distributing food
and supplies in developing countries to cultural and humanitarian exchanges.

Eisenhower joins the following Advisory Board members:

  oDan Domenech, Ph.D., Executive Director of American Association of School
    Administrators
  oEdward L. Davis, Ed.D., Executive Director of DECA
  oDr. Darla Strouse, Executive Director Partnerships, Development and
    Recognition for Office of the State Superintendent for the Maryland State
    Department of Education
  oAnne L. Bryant, Ed.D., Executive Director, Emeritus, National School
    Boards Association
  oKathy Hurley, Executive Vice President of Educational Alliances, Pearson
    Foundation
  oDiane Barrett, former Vice President, Education Sales and Services for USA
    Today
  oGail Connelly, Executive Director of National Association of Elementary
    School Principals
  oJoAnn Bartoletti, Executive Director, National Association of Secondary
    School Principals
  oWilliam D. Waidelich, Ed.D., Executive Director, Association for Middle
    Level Education
  oJoseph A. Miller, Vice President K-12 Education, Follett Education

In addition to her role on the Advisory Board, Eisenhower will also travel
annually on select Student Ambassador programs and serve as a guest speaker at
company engagements throughout the year.

"My career has led me to a place where I can offer unique insight and
expertise in the area of student educational travel," said Mary Eisenhower,
Humanitarian Ambassador for People to People. "And with globalization
occurring at a feverish pace, my grandfather's vision of bridging
international divides through exchange is as relevant and important as ever
for youth today entering a global society."

Eisenhower was awarded the Medal of Honor from the Slovak Republic and
Friendship Ambassador from the People's Republic of China. She has also been
awarded theKnight of Peace Awardfrom theInternational UniversityinAssisi,
Italy and holds Honorary Doctorates in Humane Letters fromSchiller
International University, Park University and William Jewell College.

For more information about People to People's Advisory Board visit
http://peopletopeople.com/about-us/advisory-board.

About People to People Ambassador Programs

People to People Ambassador Programs is the world's most recognized
studenteducational travel provider. Since the 1960s, more than 500,000 people
from around the world have traveled with People to People Ambassador Programs
to help further global understanding through cross-cultural exchange. Offering
unmatched safety measures and unparalleled access to foreign cultures and
countries, People to People Ambassador Programs promotes personal success in a
globalized world and fosters international friendships for both students and
professional adults.

People to People Ambassador Programs is the exclusive educational travel
provider of People to People International (PTPI), a nonprofit organization
founded in 1956 by President Dwight D. Eisenhower to promote peace through
understanding worldwide. Together, PTPI and People to People Ambassador
Programs are united in a mission to bridge cultural and political borders
through education and exchange. For more information, please visit
www.peopletopeople.com. 

About Ambassadors Group

Ambassadors Group Inc. (NASDAQ: EPAX) is an education company located in
Spokane, Washington. Ambassadors Group, Inc. is the parent company of
Ambassador Programs, Inc., World Adventures Unlimited, Inc., and BookRags,
Inc., an educational research website. The Company also oversees the
Washington School of World Studies, an accredited travel study and distance
learning school. Additional information about Ambassadors Group, Inc. and its
subsidiaries is available at www.ambassadorsgroup.com. In this press release,
"Company", "we", "us", and "our" refer to Ambassadors Group, Inc. and its
subsidiaries.

SOURCE People to People Ambassador Programs

Website: http://www.peopletopeople.com
Website: http://www.ambassadorsgroup.com
Contact: Doug Williams, (310) 503-8680, doug.williams@peopletopeople.com
 
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