Kalene Griffith is the president of Visit Bentonville in Bentonville, Arkansas. Griffith promotes Bentonville as a world-class travel destination and advocates for growth within the arts, cycling, culinary, music, aviation, and film scenes.
In 2005, Griffith was hired as the president of Visit Bentonville. She was recently appointed by the Governor of Arkansas to the Arkansas State Parks and Tourism Commission. She is a board member of the Arkansas Hospitality Association Travel Council, Arkansas Association of Convention Visitors Bureau, Bentonville Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Bentonville, Inc., Bentonville Public Arts Advisory Board, Bentonville History Museum and Amazeum Children’s Museum.
She has been awarded the 40 under 40 by the Arkansas Business Journal and more recently the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal C-Suite Award.