Tracy KimberlinThe Missouri Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus has created a scholarship recognizing Tracy Kimberlin's 30+ years in the industry.

Kimberlin, president and CEO of the Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau, is retiring at the end of 2022.

The Tracy Kimberlin Travel & Tourism Scholarship will support students pursuing a degree in the tourism industry, with preference given to students attending Missouri State University. The first scholarship will be awarded in spring 2023.

Those interested in financially supporting the scholarship may send checks made payable to  MACVB, PO Box 1506, Jefferson City, MO 65101. Please note Tracy Kimberlin in the memo line.