Corridor welcomes Katie Simpson as summer assistant
29 May 2018
The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation has added Summer Office and Events Assistant, Katie Simpson, to their team.
The daughter of Scott and Alison Simpson, and a 2017 graduate of Spencer High School, Simpson recently completed her first year at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, where she is pursuing degrees in marketing and public relations. Throughout her time with the Iowa Lakes Corridor, Simpson will create profiles of area interns, complete marketing and administrative tasks and will assist with the Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute.
“Working with the Iowa Lakes Corridor is such an incredible opportunity,” Simpson said. “I am excited to gain real-world skills that relate to my majors, while also being able to network with area professionals. This position is a true testament to the tremendous experiences offered in northwest Iowa.”
“Katie brings talent, energy and a Gen Z sensibility to the Corridor,” said Kiley Miller, Iowa Lakes Corridor President and CEO. “We are excited by the value she brings to the organization and the region.”
About the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation
The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is the regional economic development agency for Buena Vista, Clay, Dickinson and Emmet counties. The Iowa Lakes Corridor’s mission is to foster, encourage, promote, aid or otherwise assist in the economic development growth and development of the four-county region.