Mary Ann Saunders is an alumnus of the Cypress College Travel and Tourism Program and has been tutoring at Cypress since 2008 and teaching at Cypress since 2011. After 30 years in the grocery industry, she made a career change in 2005 when she started working at La Palma Travel as a travel agent. Since then, she has worked for AAA and is now an independent agent with Vacation Connection. She has been an active member of the Cypress College Advisory Committee since 2008.