As Executive Director, Kerrie Kuiper promotes Fort Dodge as a destination for travel to leisure, convention, sports and group tour markets. She works with planning committees for conventions, meetings, group tours, reunions and other special events. Kuiper handles the management of daily office operations and its budget as well as administers the Fort Dodge CVB Marketing Grant Program. She handles marketing, maintains web, calendar of events, social media and oversees all advertising. Kuiper has been with the CVB since 2007 and serves on the Iowa Great Places Advisory Board, Central Iowa Tourism Region Board, Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance Board, Fort Museum Board and Fort Dodge Noon Kiwanis Board. She also, serves as a District Leader for Travel Federation of Iowa and is a member of the Gypsum City Oversight Committee and Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance Marketing Committee.