About the Department

About the Department


The Wisconsin tourism industry didn’t get to the $19.3 billion mark by luck. It takes a team. And standing behind the industry is the Governor’s Council on Tourism and the Wisconsin Department of Tourism.

Governor Scott Walker

Scott Walker
Governor of Wisconsin

Governor's Council on Tourism

Council members are appointed by the Governor and hail from all walks of tourism. Interested in applying?

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Tourism Secretary Stephanie Klett

Stephanie Klett
Secretary of Tourism

Tourism Department Team

At the Department of Tourism, we’re a small powerhouse of marketing and customer service professionals. We take satisfaction in promoting everything Wisconsin offers travelers and supporting the organizations and businesses that make up the state’s tourism industry.

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