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Seabourn Executive Team

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Natalya Leahy

President of Seabourn

Natalya Leahy is President of Seabourn, the leader in ultra-luxury cruising and expedition travel. In this role, Natalya is responsible for all aspects of the award-winning cruise line’s global business and operations, and leads over 4,000 shoreside and seagoing employees with a fleet of seven luxury ships.

Mike Fulkerson

Chief Marketing Officer

Mike Fulkerson is Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. In this role, he oversees overall marketing strategy, brand management and performance, and public relations and communications. Fulkerson brings more than 20 years of hospitality, wellness, and consumer marketing experience.

Steve Smotrys

Vice President, Sales & Trade Relations


Steve is responsible for Seabourn’s overall global sales efforts, leading the teams who support the travel advisor community in North America, Europe, the United Kingdom, Australia, Asia, the Middle East, and Latin America.

Robin West

Vice President of Expeditions


Robin West is Vice President of Expedition Operations and Planning for Seabourn and is responsible for the development and operation of Seabourn’s expedition programming worldwide.

Karen Thomas

Senior Director, Brand Marketing and External Communications

Karen Thomas, known by her peers as “KT”, is Senior Director of Brand Marketing and External Communications for Seabourn – the leader in ultra-luxury ocean and expedition travel. In this role, Karen is responsible for the oversight of branding and communication strategies that deliver award-winning marketing creative and messaging that truly bring Seabourn Moments to life for Seabourn’s guests. Additionally, she oversees organic social media, public relations, influencer marketing and other channels to successfully communicate Seabourn’s unique offerings and luxury travel experience.

Lynn Narraway

Vice President, UK, Europe, Middle East & Africa

Lynn Narraway is the Vice President UK & EMEA at Seabourn, holding responsibility for the brand in the UK, Europe, Middle East & Africa. Her career spans most sectors of the travel industry including retail, tour operating, airlines and cruises. 

Laura Whittaker-Rawlinson

Vice President, Revenue Management

Laura Whittaker-Rawlinson serves as the Vice President of Revenue Management for Seabourn. 

Tom Andrews

Director of Sales for Seabourn

Tom Andrews serves as the Director of Sales for Seabourn.