Meet our Team Staff Get to know us! We’re a team of travel and tourism enthusiasts ready to tackle the next adventure in Brookings, South Dakota. Laura Schoen Carbonneau Executive Director Laura joined Visit Brookings (formerly the Brookings CVB) in July 2019, bringing over 12 years of CVB and Chamber experience to the position. Read More Bridgit Burghardt Director of Operations and Sales Bridgit is thriving after 16 years with Visit Brookings. Since graduating from South Dakota State University in Hotel and Food Service Management, she’s immersed herself in the visitor industry. Read More Kate Solberg Marketing Coordinator Kate joined Visit Brookings in July of 2023 after working with Experience Sioux Falls as a Sales Manager for little over a year. She is excited to bring her experience to promote and share why visitors should include Brookings in their travel plans. Read More Contact Us First Name* Last Name Email Address* Message* Would you like to receive our e-newsletter?* Yes, send me email updates on what’s happening in Brookings. No, thank you. What would you like to receive information about? Festivals & Events Deals & Discounts Sports & Outdoors SDSU Family Fun Breweries, Wineries, Distilleries By signing up, you agree to receive emails from Visit Brookings. You may unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails. Questions?