President & CEO Reports

The Explore Fairbanks Board of Directors employs a President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to conduct and direct the organization’s day-to-day activities as well as the implementation of the policies and directives established by the Board of Directors.

Scott McCrea began serving as President and CEO in June 2021, replacing Deb Hickok who led the organization for 22 years. To contact Scott, call his direct line at (907) 459-3770 or email smccrea@explorefairbanks.com

Explore Fairbanks is accountable to the Board, elected officials, business partners and community members through a variety of mechanisms, including monthly and quarterly performance metrics, annual report, and regular progress reports, including the President and CEO Reports.