The Explore Fairbanks Communications Department executes a proactive, year-round public relations program to ensure on-going positive coverage of Fairbanks as a visitor destination. This section is designed to assist qualified travel journalists in developing stories for print, broadcast, freelance and digital media.

Media Assistance:

Below are areas in which Explore Fairbanks can assist media by making research and planning easier. If you have questions, would like further information or would like to talk about a possible media tour, please contact a member of our communications team.

  • Media kits
  • Media tours year-round for travel media professionals
  • Interview assistance
  • Digital images
  • Fact-checking
  • Itinerary development
  • Press releases
  • ...and more
Jerry Evans

Public Relations Manager

Jerry promotes Fairbanks to travel media through fulfilling media and image requests, press releases and coordination of media press tours.

Kasey Gillam

Director of Communications

Kasey oversees the development and implementation of Explore Fairbanks' advertising and public relations programs including collateral materials, publications and website development. She manages all domestic and international advertising placements and direct mail programs.