Jacksonville, Fla. (February 22, 2023) – Visit Jacksonville, the City’s not-for-profit Destination Marketing Organization, recently welcomed two community leaders to its Board of Directors, a group of local professionals who support tourism efforts in Jacksonville.
The new members are David Marovich, President and CEO of 121 Financial Credit Union, and Dr. Jeff Ettling, President and CEO of Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens.
“The knowledge and experience that David and Dr. Ettling bring to our Board of Directors will help the team at Visit Jacksonville shape the way we promote and sell Jacksonville to the world,” said Michael Corrigan, President & CEO of Visit Jacksonville. “We’re fortunate to have a group of dedicated, passionate leaders as our Board of Directors.”
The newly appointed members join the existing Board’s officers and directors for 2023:
Shawn LeNoble, Chair
Vice President of Operations, Shivam Properties
Josh Harrison, Vice Chair
President, Murphco of Florida
Patrick Krechowski, Treasurer
Partner, Balch & Bingham, LLP
Ken Babby, Immediate Past-Chair
Owner & CEO, Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp
Managing Director, Sports & Entertainment, FIS
Andrea Barnwell Brownlee
George W. and Kathleen I. Gibbs Director and CEO, Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
Owner, Biscotti's and bb's restaurant and bar
Dr. A. Zachary Faison, Jr.
President and CEO, Edward Waters University
Realtor & School Board Member District 5
Owner, London Tourism Publications
Principal, Heritage Capital Group
About Visit Jacksonville
Visit Jacksonville is a Destinations International accredited Destination Marketing Organization contracted by the Duval County Tourist Development Council (TDC) to champion the growth of business and leisure tourism in Jacksonville. For a closer look at all there is to see and do in Jacksonville, go to www.VisitJacksonville.com or contact 800-733-2668.