Staff + Employment


Meet the Visit Cook County team



Linda Jurek Kratt, Executive Director  | linda @

Molly O’Neill , Administrative Manager | molly @

Maggie Barnard, Communications Manager | maggie @

Kjersti Vick, Marketing Manager | kjersti @

Katie Krantz, Event Resource Manager | katie @

(note a space in email address between name @ — this is to avoid autobot spammers)


Information Center Staff

Anna Klobuchar, Info Center Manager  | anna @

Carolyn Higgins, Judy Boots, Dan Helmerson — Grand Marais Information Center

Bill Wehesler — Tofte Information Center



Giant Voices – Marketing Agency

LINPR – Public Relations



We’re Hiring!


Tofte Information Center – Ambassador, Visit Cook County

Join our progressive, energetic team! The Tofte Information Center is looking for a front line person for work at the Tofte Information Center, which is located in the North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum.  This is a friendly, welcoming work environment providing daily interaction with our Cook County visitors.


  • Part time seasonal position open – 12- 18 hours per week
  • Additional hourly shifts available, and the position will go through October, 2017.
  • Qualifications include:
    • Friendly people person
    • Knows Cook County well
    • Works well with others
    • Lift up to 35 lbs.
    • Event support
    • Basic computer skills (ability to access websites)


Please contact Anna Klobuchar at 218-387-2524, or email

Deadline May 27th.