Meet the Team

Candice Chivilo

Founder and Charter Broker

Elevate the Charter Experience with Candice:

With a decade of charter expertise since 2011, Candice has sailed through the ranks from top salesperson to US Sales Manager at the world's largest charter company. In 2019, Candice founded Myst Yacht Charters to offer personalized experiences, tailored to your dreams.

As a featured speaker at renowned boat shows, Candice shares insights on Caribbean, BVI, Mediterranean cruising, and Luxury Crewed Yachts. Her passion for global travel fuels her ability to guide you through diverse sailing destinations, discussing their nuances with clarity.

Moreover, Candice is expanding as an authority on yacht charters through her dynamic YouTube channel and engaging social media presence. Let's craft your perfect charter voyage – where your aspirations meet Candice's seasoned knowledge, resulting in unforgettable adventures on the open waters.

Caitlyn Ridgely

Charter Broker

Caitlyn’s love for all things sailing and a lifetime of living on the coast made her a natural fit for charter brokering. 

Born in a small beach town, she found herself open to adventure and spent time living in Bermuda and St.Croix before moving back to Marblehead full time. She has been in the boating industry for over 20 years and spent time chartering down in the USVI during the colder months here in Massachusetts. She is no stranger to the stresses that come with booking a vacation and prioritizes the needs of each client as though they were her own family. A mom of 3, she knows the importance of looking at the needs of everyone attending to make the trip feel unique and special for all guests. 

With a genuine and contagious passion for the industry, Caitlyn’s attention to detail is sure to help you find the charter you’ve been looking for. 

Devyn Maniff

Charter Broker

Devyn is from Boston, Massachusetts, and is a seasoned travel professional. She brings years of international travel experience and destination expertise from her time spent helping clients plan amazing adventures, specifically yacht charters, and adventure travel, all over the world.

She has a passion for exploring new destinations and experiencing different cultures and loves helping clients do the same while putting together all of the details to make it happen for them. She has extensive travel experience throughout Europe, the Caribbean, and Australia and has loved her days out on the water in destinations like Greece, Croatia, Italy, France, and BVI.

She is knowledgeable and passionate about the yachting industry and looks forward to creating and organizing memorable trips for her clients.

Paige Lussier

Charter Broker

Paige resides on the beautiful island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands.

She is originally from Massachusetts but has been lucky enough to call several places home – from Vail, Colorado to Melbourne, Australia; she currently resides on the beautiful island of Tortola in BVI and brings local knowledge to help plan your perfect Virgin Islands itinerary.

Paige has explored all seven continents as an avid adventure traveler with a decade of international experience. She is passionate about sharing her love for different cultures, prioritizing food, music, and unique experiences. Having spent extensive time sailing in Croatia, the Virgin Islands, and Mexico, she is as much at home on the water as on land and is scuba, freediving, and sailing certified.

Paige began her career in the marine industry working in 2014 and was quickly hooked on yachting after completing her first charter in 2017. Having experienced chartering as both guest and crew, she knows what it takes to create a memorable vacation that you’ll be talking about for years to come. Whether this is your first charter or your fifth, Paige will ensure you’re matched with the perfect yacht and crew.

Liga Jurjeva

Operations Support

With over 10+ years in the yacht charter industry Liga has become a true sailing enthusiast and has chartered many yachts around the world. She is delivering a second to none aftersales service. She has gained invaluable experience with the world's most successful charter companies in Europe and USA and developed the framework for aftersales support that became fundamental to the industry.

Liga is now overseeing Operations in Myst Yacht Charters. She is based in London, and manages the delivery of first class administrative and operations support across all engagements of SDYC. 

Courteous and efficient approach is at heart of Liga's work that will make your charter experience with us nothing but smooth sailing.

Stephanie Reynolds


Stephanie is a passionate traveler hailing from the beautiful state of Maine. With her love for exploring new destinations, Stephanie has found her calling in the world of yachting. Her entry into this field was through her sister, Candice, and since then, Stephanie has never looked back.

Over the years, Stephanie has gained a wealth of knowledge about the charter business by attending yacht shows in exotic locations such as BVI, St. Thomas, and Greece. She believes that experiencing a new culture is best done by immersing oneself in the local traditions and customs, and this is what she strives to offer her clients.

Stephanie experienced her first yacht charter in 2017 and has since embarked on multiple charters in the BVI and the Greek Islands. She firmly believes that yacht chartering is the ultimate vacation experience, offering the perfect combination of adventure and relaxation.

Erin Minner

Central Agent Manager

Allow us to introduce Erin, a remarkable professional hailing from the picturesque city of Annapolis, MD. With an illustrious 15-year career in the marine industry, Erin has immersed herself in the captivating realm of yacht charters.

Her passion for sailing, nurtured since childhood, seamlessly aligns with her love for travel, culminating in a truly extraordinary journey within this remarkable industry. Erin's profound connection to the world of yacht charters intertwines these two cherished aspects of her life.

Through years of experience, Erin has developed an exceptional understanding of both bareboat and crewed yacht charters. Her involvement spans across diverse roles, including sales, oversight, and personal enjoyment. Now, she is thrilled to return to the industry she adores, brimming with excitement for the opportunities that lie ahead.