PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Jeff Curtis, president of the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, has announced that the Chamberâ€™s executive director has resigned to take a position at another local establishment.
Marlene Lellock has accepted the newly-created position as executive director of the Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center.
In his comments, Curtis said, â€śMarlene has helped promote Punxsutawney businesses and the Punxsutawney community for 14 years as the Punxsy Chamber executive director. I look back and can see the efforts of her hard work and how her dedication has left our Chamber stronger and a vital part of our community.â€ť
According to Curtis, the Chamber has formed a hiring committee to begin the process of finding a new executive director and plans to have someone in place as soon as possible.