Crew

Meet our Crew

We are a diverse group that has come together to make this dream of a trip a reality.

Susan Tate

Tour Manager

I am the wife of Geoff Tate and manager for Operation Mindcrime and Tour Manager for Back Stage Pass Travel.  I over see all of the operations and booking the accommodations and planning the day and evening tours.  I am the point of contact with any questions on booking your upcoming tour.

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Kieran Robertson

Tour Guide

I hail from Scotland am currently a lead guitarist for Operation Mindcrime.  I will be a tour guide for upcoming locations including Seattle, Germany, Ireland, and Scotland Tours. 

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Mark Daly

Tour Guide

I originate in Ireland and am a solo musician.  I will be a tour guide for the upcoming Germany, Ireland and Scotland Tours. 

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Jason Ames

Tour Guide

I will be a tour guide in the upcoming Italy Tours. 

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Tomas McCarthy

Tour Guide

I am from Cork, Ireland and am a member of the band, Fire and Water.  I will be a tour guide for the Ireland Tour.  

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Clodagh Kearney

Tour Guide

I am from Cork, Ireland and am a member of the band, Fire and Water.  I will be a tour guide for the Ireland Tour. 

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Roni Yonker

Photographer

I come from the State of Washington and am a photographer for Operation Mindcrime and Geoff Tate.  I will be involved in photography and as a tour guide for Ireland and Scotland Tours. 

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Bud Yonker

Tour Guide

I come from the State of Washington and will be a tour guide for the Ireland and Scotland Tours. 

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Boyd Crews

Webmaster/tour operation

I live in the State of Florida but originally from Washington State.  I am the webmaster that designed and maintains this website for Geoff Tate and the crew.  I am also a world traveler and have spent extensive time over in Ireland and Northern Ireland.