As an account executive for SeaWorld San Diego’s marketing team, Tricia Halsema strives to increase revenue and sales growth by managing the travel industry sales market, with special focus on China, Japan, Korea, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada. She also oversees the park’s domestic ticket resellers, AAA account, military market, and alliance partners. Her core strengths include relationship building, communication, tradeshow presentation and management, strategic account development and sales-plan development.
Halsema has been with SeaWorld for more than 30 years. She held various positions in the park operations, education and accounting departments before joining the marketing team in 2004 as a sales coordinator.
In 2015, Halsema was named sales associate of the month for SeaWorld San Diego and top sales producer for SeaWorld Park & Entertainment.
Halsema holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business management/business marketing and a certification in human resources from the University of Phoenix and is currently serving as TTMA Secretary. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, the beach and cheering on the USC Trojans baseball team, where her son Trevor plays in the outfield.