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New Tourism Director at McDonough Welcome Center



  The McDonough Welcome Center has a new smiling face to greet visitors, Cheryl Young, is the city’s new Tourism Director.  She, along with the McDonough Hospitality & Tourism Board, extends southern hospitality while promoting and supporting sustainable tourism to the beautiful City of McDonough, Georgia. Cheryl had her first taste by helping with her first event, the annual Geranium Drop, that drew an estimated 1,000 people to the Square on New Year's Eve.

Cheryl Young is McDonough’s new Tourism Director.                                   Special photo

  Cheryl has a background in banking and customer service along with a community spirit, with her most recent position with Conyers-Rockdale Chamber of Commerce as Membership Account Executive. She has been an active community leader as a 2007 graduate of Leadership Henry, through the Henry County Chamber of Commerce, along with previously serving on various committees for the Main Street McDonough Program and their Advisory Board. She is also very active with Relay for Life, having received numerous awards over her 9 years of volunteer work. Cheryl lives in Conyers with her husband and children.

  Cheryl is eager to kick off the new year attracting visitors and promoting tourism to ‘Eat, Play, and Stay’ in McDonough!  If you haven’t already, stop in the McDonough Welcome Center to meet Cheryl.  For more information on McDonough Hospitality and Tourism Board, visit or call 770-898-3196.



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