Chamber Staff & Board of Directors
Kurt Phillips, IOM begins his eighth year as the Executive Director of the Boone County Chamber of Commerce/CVB. Phillips is a native of Minnesota, but has called Boone County his home for the past 30 years. The father of three boys, all born and raised in Boone, Phillips has an Associate of Arts degree in Business from DMACC-Boone, a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Iowa State University, and is a 2016 graduate of the Institute for Organizational Management at the University of Wisc.-Madison. Kurt can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kris Blocker was born in Sioux City, Iowa but grew up in Garwin. After a tour of duty as a mother of three, Blocker committed herself to achieving her Bachelor’s Degree while working full-time in the print industry. In 2015 she earned her diploma in Business Administration from Kaplan University. Blocker has previously worked at the Marshalltown Chamber and Economic Development office and brings a wealth of ideas and experience in her role as Manager of Member Services and the Convention and Visitors Bureau. Kris can be reached at email@example.com.
Alli Haney is from the Des Moines area and went to high school at Van Meter Jr/Sr High. She graduated with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Event Management in December of 2018 from Iowa State University. During her college career, Haney worked as the special events coordinator intern with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in Des Moines, Iowa. Starting her first year here as the Manager of Programs and Events at the Boone County Chamber of Commerce, Haney brings fresh and exciting new ideas to the table when planning events, including the Pufferbilly Days Festival, for the local community. Haney can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2019 Board of Directors
President - Exec. Committee
Vice-President - Exec. Committee
Treasurer - Exec. Committee
Boone County Recycling
Ogden Telephone Company
Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad
Boone City Administrator
Dr. Drew Nelson
Dr. Brad Manard
Supt. - Boone Comm. Schools