Conyers resident named director of tourism for McDonough

Cheryl  Young

Cheryl Young

Rockdale resident Cheryl Young was recently hired as the new City of McDonough tourism director and will work at the McDonough Welcome Center, organizing events for the city and welcoming visitors.

Young has a background in banking and customer service and served most recently as a membership account executive for the Conyers-Rockdale Chamber of Commerce. She is a 2007 graduate of Leadership Henry, through the Henry County Chamber of Commerce, and previously served on various committees for the Main Street McDonough Program and its advisory board.

Young is also active with Relay for Life, for which she has received numerous awards over her nine years of volunteer work. She lives in Conyers with her husband and children.