DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) A new leader has been named for the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce.
Alexis Ehrhardt will begin her role as President of the Chamber on January 2.
Ehrhardt currently works at Averett University, leading the Center of Community Engagement and Career Competitiveness.
She has worked at Averett for the last five years.
She is also the current president of Riverview Rotary.
"My goal every day that I've been here at Averett, and will continue with the chamber, is I want every resident of our region to have the experience and the opportunity that my family and I do here. If we can do that, I think we'll improve the region overall," says Ehrhardt.
Ehrhardt says she is excited to continue striving for progress in the region.