The Southeast Festival and Events Associations has announced that local tourism directors have been elected to the Board of Directors at the annual conference that was held recently.
Executive Director of the Oak Grove Tourism and Convention Commission, Traci Cunningham, and Executive Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau in Hopkinsville, Brooke Jung, will serve on the board, and with the addition of Jung, to brings more western Kentucky representation to the organization.
Cunningham states, “I am honored to be elected to represent our great state. I think with the combined effort between myself and Mrs. Jung, we will continue to make Kentucky proud and make sure that it remains visible to our travelers and guests.”
Jung says, “I am thrilled to be joining the SFEA board and look forward to growing the membership of communities throughout Kentucky and the southeast region. We have so many incredible festivals to highlight across the commonwealth and SFEA does a tremendous job for providing the resource to help us all flourish.”
In addition, Oak Grove brought home several Kaleidoscope Awards, including silver for the Best Photo Op at the Butterfly Festival, bronze for Best Event Photograph at the Christmas in the Grove, and another bronze for Butterfly Festival in the Category of Best Children’s Event.