Division of Economic Development

Tourism Development and Marketing

Tourism is an important part of Alaska's economy and enhances the quality of life for Alaskans. Visitor spending provides an immediate and substantial impact on jobs and families. The State of Alaska endeavors to increase visitor volume and local economic benefit by providing marketing, research, visitor information, business assistance, and training programs to communities, businesses, agencies, and residents.

Official State of Alaska Vacation and Travel Information

Alaska bears

Photo Credit: Alaska Tourism Marketing Program

Contact Information

Tourism Marketing

Kathy Dunn
Tourism Marketing Manager
907-269-5734
kathy.dunn@alaska.gov

Jesse Carlstrom
Tourism Marketing
907-269-4715
jesse.carlstrom@alaska.gov

Tourism Marketing Program Information

Tourism Research and Business Assistance

Caryl McConkie
Tourism Research
907-465-5478
caryl.mcconkie@alaska.gov

Tourism Research Program Information

Tok Alaska Public Lands Information Center

Lisa Conrad
Manager Supervisor - Tok APLIC
907-883-5667
lisa_conrad@commerce.alaska.gov
www.alaskacenters.gov/tok.cfm