Dr. Jill Fjelstul, an associate professor at UCF’s Rosen College of Hospitality Management, has been named the editor of the Journal of Tourism Insights, the official refereed journal of the Resort and Commercial Recreation Association (RCRA).

RCRA is a non-profit organization dedicated to communicating, educating and promoting standards of professionalism within the tourism industry and to provide opportunities for continuing education, networking and awareness of industry trends. The Journal of Tourism Insights serves commercial recreation, events, travel, tourism, resorts, private clubs, campgrounds, theme parks, hotels and convention centers.

Dr. Fjelstul joined the Rosen College faculty in August 2005.  Her research interests are aligned with the RV industry, golf and club management and online education. Dr. Fjelstul is also an avid RVer, affording her a true understanding of the RV lifestyle. She is a widely recognized author and speaker of RV trends and patterns, and is actively involved in the leading RV industry associations.

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