The South Shore Convention and Visitors Association Board of Directors has elected new officers following the resignation of its chairman. The board has elected Dale Johnsen chairman and Megan Cecil vice chairman.
Johnsen succeeds Victor DeMeyer, who resigned from the position. The Lake County Commissioners appointed Johnsen, who is retired, and Gary Common Council appointed Cecil, who is the owner of Cecil Real Estate.
The secretary, Chareice White, and the treasurer, John Kiernan, remain the same on the board. The SSCVA Board of Directors meet at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond once a month. The next meeting is scheduled for July 21.