DANVILLE, VA – The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce has appointed an interim President and CEO as it begins the search for a permanent executive to replace the former President and CEO, Alexis Ehrhardt.
Beth Doughty will serve as interim President and CEO. A former President and CEO of the Roanoke Regional Chamber, she recently retired as executive director of the Roanoke Regional Partnership. At the Roanoke Regional Chamber, she worked with the VA West Legislative Coalition, developed new revenue sources and created programs for members. She was named a Top 50 Economic Developer in North America three times and was president of the Virginia Economic Developers Association.
As interim President and CEO she will work with Chamber staff to support programs and services. She’ll also assist the Board of Directors in the search for a new executive.
The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce is the leading business membership organization with more than 500 business members. It works to accelerate business growth by connecting its members to dynamic resources and networks through advocacy, education, and leadership.