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.

Jamie Gerber

James Gerber

Chief Financial Officer

Jamie Gerber joined WorldStrides in 2007. He was drawn to the organization because of its impact on students during their most formative years. He enjoys working with an exceptional educational staff and introducing new technologies that enhance students’ learning.

Before joining WorldStrides, Jamie held senior financial positions in both the private and public sectors, including overseeing the nation’s pension retirement system. He received a bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Harvard Business School. He and his wife live in Washington, D.C., and they have two college-age children. In his spare time, Jamie enjoys whitewater kayaking and flying.