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.


Adam Hall

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Adam joined WorldStrides in 2015 as CFO with responsibility for all financial and legal activities of the company. Adam came to WorldStrides from SNL Financial (now a subsidiary of McGraw-Hill Financial), where he was CFO, and prior to that as head of the product management organization. Before joining SNL, Adam served in senior financial and strategic roles at RiskMetrics (now MSCI), Institutional Shareholder Services, and the NASDAQ Stock Market. Adam has a B.A. in economics from the State University of New York at Binghamton and an MBA from the University of Maryland. He lives in Charlottesville, VA with his wife—a kindergarten teacher – and two children.