About Jessi

Jessi Thompson Lofland, with a love of travel and a desire to help others, joined the Joyful Journeys team in 2018. She loves helping couples, families and multi-generational families plan the perfect vacation for unforgettable memories.

Jessi specializes in all-inclusive luxury vacations, all things Disney, cruises and personalized Las Vegas packages. She also has vast knowledge and experience in the areas of accessible and person of size travel. Jessi has a true passion for helping clients conquer their fears and explore the world free from worry and concerns due to any kind of accessibility issues. Flying, cruising or amusement parks can be accessible for ALL people with a little knowledge and encouragement!

When not curating vacations for friends, family and clients, Jessi works in a the family business at Ronnie Thompson Ford. Jessi is married to her favorite travelling partner and Prince Charming, Doug. They love cooking, travelling and working around their home together.

As she works with clients, Jessi hopes to remove all the stress and anxiety of planning a vacation and to ensure the process is as easy as possible from the inception of the plan, through the booking process, up until post-travel.


“In January we decided to plan a Disney getaway to celebrate my daughters birthday that was only a few short weeks away. I tried to plan it myself but was overwhelmed by all the covid restrictions. I was referred to Jessi by a mutual friend. She was amazing; she jumped right in and got me fixed up and ready for my trip in less than 24 hours. She was even able to get us a dinner reservation in Cinderella’s Royal Table which can be nearly impossible last minute! Everything was perfect! I look forward to planning more trips with Jessi in the near future!”

Patricia L.

“Jessi has become my “go to” for Disney and Universal vacations. I literally come up with dates and she figures everything else out, providing different pricing options. Her deep understanding of how to make meal plans worth it, timing for young children to enjoy the experiences, and various other small details, makes her rare and much appreciated by my family!! She genuinely wants each person she helps to have the trip of a lifetime, and anything she can do to make that happen, she will! Make planning your next vacation easy, call Jessi!”

Jennifer M.

“If you want your trip planning to be stress-free, Jessi is the person you need to contact! Over the past few years, Jessi has planned trips for my family, including Disney World, Disneyland, and Cancun. We give her a budget and tell her what we would like to do, and she gathers up the best options and helps coordinate day-to-day plans. Hands-down the most helpful travel coordinator we’ve ever used!”

The Banks Family

“Jessi did an amazing job planning our once in a lifetime extended family trip to Alaska. She walked me through every step. She helped calm fears from a plus size flyer, made sure every detail was covered, and helped at the end of the trip when flight arrangements had to be changed. I trust Jessi fully to help with my future travel needs.”