CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) – The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce is welcoming its new president with a reception on Monday evening.
Elizabeth Cromwell will take over the position on October 1. Cromwell is coming from the Chamber of Commerce in Frederick, Maryland.
The University of Virginia is hosting the reception for business and community leaders to meet Cromwell at the Jefferson School African-American Heritage Center.
“I see that in Charlottesville, there are a lot of people that want to create positive change and want to grow this community in a very positive way and so I’m just very excited to be a part of that,” Cromwell said.
Cromwell said the event is a great way to introduce herself to the partners of the Chamber and other community members.