Winner of the Royal Caribbean Travel Agent of the Year honors for 2018 and 2021, Cynthia Chubick received her Bachelors of Science from the University of Colorado with dual majors in International Business and Marketing in 2003. Since then she has built one of Houston’s top full-service travel agencies, Luxx Vacations, specializing as a Master Cruise Counselor and Group Cruise Specialist. Founder of the Texas Country Music Cruise, Cynthia has combined two of her passions: Her love of cruising and her Texas size Love of Texas country music.
TCMC Music Director Eric Lenington graduated Cum Laude from Texas State, obtaining a Bachelors of Business Administration. After spending 18 years as bassist with artists such as Kyle Park, Doug Moreland, Ryan James, and Peter Dawson, he shifted his focus to music promotion. He has built an extensive client list through his company Texas Media Design, and is excited to build the TCMC into a integral part of the Texas Country Music Scene.
Hunter Saint Marie, head of Sound Production, has been affiliated with the Texas Music scene for many years. He spent time as guitarist for Bart Crow and Granger Smith, as well as sharing the stage with TCMC Music Director Eric Lenington as a part of the Doug Moreland Show.
Hunter started running live sound at Cheatham Street Warehouse in the early 2000s. Since then he has built his own live sound company and recording facility, Home Grown Studios. You can seem him currently performing as guitarist of the South Austin Moonlighters as well as Cari Hutson and Good Company.
Mark Lee, TCMC Production Assistant, has been a fan of Texas Country Music since his college days. He has been cruising with us since 2019 and can be found backstage helping the bands as well as facilitating our guest’s TCMC experience.
Joe Trevino, TCMC Head of Security, spent many years as a Federal Law Enforcement Agent in South Texas. He currently works enforcing oil and gas regulations for off-shore drilling rigs. A true Texas Country Music fan, he spends his off time running security for bands at clubs and other events. He joined TCMC in 2022, and you’ll find him at the door at our TCMC events on the Allure. Be sure to say hi! He loves to meet everybody.