Alisha Nelson is the new executive director of the Taylor County Tourist Commission.
Nelson, who began working for the Tourist Commission last September, was set to take over executive director duties on July 1, after the retirement of Marilyn Clarke. However, Clarke moved up her planned June 30 retirement and Nelson took over on Feb. 16.
Nelson has previously worked at Walmart Supercenter and for John Humphress at www.campbellsville.com.
She said she enjoys working with people, taking photos and updating websites.