Industry veteran Annie Scrivanich has joined Cruise Specialists as the company’s senior vice president. She will work out of Cruise Speciastlists’ headquarters in Seattle, at 221 First Ave. W., effective Monday, Dec. 30.

Scrivanich previously worked for Cruise Advisors Inc. She is a member of the Alaska Travel Industry Association and also recently served as a Cruise Lines International Association-appointed travel-agent board member. 

As one of her first official responsibilities as senior vice president, Scrivanich will be in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to greet 170 Cruise Specialists clients who are about to depart on Holland America Line’s 2014 World Cruise aboard the m/s Amsterdam on Saturday, Jan. 4. Cruise Specialists will hold a special gala celebration for these clients, many of whom are repeat world-cruise guests.