About Us

We believe in dreaming big. It’s how our company was born, and it’s what we hope to give all the students who travel with us: confidence and big ideas for the future, based on what we can learn from our journey today.

Our Mission
WorldStrides’ mission is to ignite personal growth for students through travel at every stage of development.

Our Vision
To be the superior choice in educational travel for teachers, administrators, students and parents.

Amanda Stuart

Amanda Stuart

General Manager, WorldStrides U.K.

Based in Yeovil/London, Amanda oversees worldwide travel experiences for U.K. students. She is passionate about growing this division of the company by expanding U.K. schools’ exposure to WorldStrides global travel portfolio and our unique, educational approach to field-based learning adventures.

She draws upon an impressive 30+-year tenure in the travel industry, during which time she held management positions in both business and leisure travel segments. In 2001, she joined student-travel company Casterbridge as Operations Director, a position that granted her day-to-day responsibility for overseeing sales, operations, and finance for the company. Casterbridge was acquired by WorldStrides in 2011.