It's the job of the Iowa Iowa Tourism Office https://www.traveliowa.com/ to get as many people as possible to come to Iowa every year.
Tourism is a $9-billion dollar part of the Iowa economy.
COVID-19 has thrown quite a wrench into those critical efforts.
Jessica O'Riley is the Travel Communications Manager for the Iowa Economic Development Authority, which oversees the Iowa Tourism Office.
Via Zoom, Jessica took time to be apart of The Steele Report for this week. Here is that interview.