Staff

 

 

Kerrie Kuiper

Executive Director

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Kerrie Kuiper works with event planning committees, tourism development, handles the management of the office operations, it's budget, and advertising as well as the marketing grant program.  She serves on the Iowa Great Places Advisory Board, Travel Federation of Iowa Board, Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance Board, and the Fort Dodge Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) Planning Committee.   Kuiper represents the Fort Dodge CVB on the Iowa Destination Marketing Alliance, Central Iowa Tourism Region, and Iowa Group Travel Association.  She is the Fort Dodge CVB liaison to the Main Street Fort Dodge Board and Fort Dodge Public Art Commission.  She is a past president of the Central Iowa Tourism Region and Fort Dodge Noon Kiwanis.  

Connie Lind-Fraher

Visitor Services Director

Connie Lind works with tour groups, provides services to special events and has joined the Boone Forks Recreational District efforts.  She is also, involved with numerous committees within the Main Street Fort Dodge, Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance organizations and Fort Dodge Noon Rotary.   A skilled business owner, Connie joined the Fort Dodge CVB after a 40+ year career in the medical supply industry. During that career, she was active in numerous organizations, event planning committees, project teams and was named the Fort Dodge Small Business of the Year recipient and Athena Business Woman of the Year recipient.