Ms. Vargas is a lawyer with a master’s in business administration. She is the general manager in the Colinas del Poás, a family operation in Fraijanes de Alajuela. It is an adventure and recreational location with a restaurant that specializes in preparing rainbow trout, which are grown on the premises.
The trouism chamber has a paid
staff headed by an executive director.
Ms. Vargas will serve at least until November.
The chamber has been criticized by a new tourism group, the Asociacion Para La Proteccion Del Turismo.
Jacqueline López of Mapache Rent a Car was named vice president