Chamber of Commerce Announces Interim Director

The Fentress County Chamber of Commerce would like to announce Leann Smith as the Interim Executive Director.  Mrs. Smith has worked for the Chamber for 6 ½ years.  In 2007, she was hired as the Office Administrator to the organization.  After serving in that capacity for almost a year, she became Tourism & Membership Director.  Some of her achievements with the Chamber include graduating from the Leadership Fentress Program, becoming a Certified Tennessee Tourism Professional, and graduating from the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce Executives Institute.  She has also been involved with and served on numerous local and regional boards.

When asked about her interim position she stated, “I’ve been very proud to serve in my various roles at the Chamber of Commerce over the past several years, and I have thoroughly enjoyed becoming acquainted with and assisting local businesses.  The Chamber staff and board of directors are moving forward to ensure the community receives the highest level of services from our organization.”