Carol Lekki, president of Carol’s Travel Service, Inc., Tinley Park, Illinois, was named as the first recipient of the Michelle Morgan Leadership Award by Signature Travel Network.
The award honors the memory of Michelle Morgan, Signature’s previous president, who passed away last fall. It recognizes travel industry professionals and will be awarded each year at Signature’s annual sales meeting.
Alisa Morgan, director of Internet business solutions for Signature, and Michelle’s daughter, noted Lekki is an industry and community leader.
Lekki began working as a travel consultant in 1976 and opened Carol’s Travel Service in 1980. She became a Signature member in 2003, and served on the Signature Marketing Committee. She was elected to the Signature Board of Directors in 2009 and now serves as the treasurer of the board.