About the Okoboji Tourism Committee
The Okoboji Tourism Committee is a committee of the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce. Our mission is to responsibly promote the Iowa Great Lakes Area to potential and returning visitors. Through destination marketing, our work brings visitors, improves the economy, and creates jobs throughout the Iowa Great Lakes Area. With a staff of 2 directed by a 16-member committee, our team excels at what we do.
In short, we’re a small group of nice people, working in a nice place, with high standards for quality.
Okoboji Tourism Staff:
Rebecca Peters, Tourism Director
Laurie Simington, Tourism Associate
Okoboji Tourism Committee, Lodging:
Misty Katzfey, Co-Chair
Okoboji Tourism Committee, Non-Lodging:
Matt Schmeling, Co-Chair
John Adams, Jr.
Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Staff:
Blain Andera, CEO
Kiley Zankowski, Director of Membership & Events
Karli Anthofer, Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Board:
Nick Stauss, Chair
Andy Lux, Secretary
Cindy Mart, Treasurer
Dr. Steve Fiala