Travel Team & Their Specialties

Over the past 10 years we have traveled the globe (a lot!) following our curiosity in search of hidden gems, off-the-beaten path treasures, standout luxury & boutique hotels, private villas, unique destinations, authentic cultural experiences, the best beaches, drivers, guides, restaurants, shops & beyond. Take advantage of our cultural knowledge & travel connections as we plan your next holiday.

Erica Gragg

When Erica is not getting her passport stamped in faraway places or strolling vintage stores & exotic markets you can find her entertaining in a colorful vintage dress with great friends, good food & lively conversations... or practicing yoga.


  • Wellness Travel
  • Group/Corporate Travel
  • Southeast Asia
  • Bhutan
  • Wellness Travel
  • Africa
  • Croatia
  • Bucket-List Holidays
  • Light Adventure

Francesco Anchisi

A gypsetter at heart, Francesco is most at home when on the road, traveling & exploring new locales. With a keen sense for recognizing a location before it's been over-exposed, Francesco is always on the cutting edge of travel discoveries.


  • Private Villas
  • Beaches
  • Mexico
  • Europe (particularly Italy & Spain)
  • Central & South America
  • Japan
  • Iceland
  • Emerging Destinations
  • Adventure Travel

Brandon Gragg

Brandon began his career in the travel industry over 10 years ago. Through his work and his own extensive travel throughout the world, Brandon maintains excellent contacts overseas who help him plan seamless trips abroad. Escape To Shape clients value Brandon’s commitment to confidentiality and his ability to tailor travel to fit individual needs. Brandon has extensive experience cultivating journeys rich in both adventure and relaxation for his clients. Brandon is a married father of two little girls who enjoys the occasional romantic getaway with his wife, Tiffany, and more frequent family vacations with extended family. Brandon’s appreciation for his own family getaways led him to pursue additional training as a travel agent. Beyond his work with Escape To Shape, Brandon is a certified Disney Vacation Specialist and registered Universal Resorts Vacation Agent. As an expert in all individual, couple, or family based travel he will help ease the burden of planning your next African Safari, magical week at Walt Disney World Resort, or Caribbean cruise.


  • Family travel, including all things Disney
  • Multi-Generational
  • Cruises
  • New Orleans & Southern United States