Northfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism president Todd Bornhauser announced the appointment of a new director of tourism for the Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Lisa Peterson will take over the position beginning on Monday, Aug. 24.
Peterson previously spent six years as the marketing specialist for Northfield Lines. She currently owns her own business — Petal Marketing, a full service marketing and design services company — and most recently was the store manager and volunteer coordinator at the Northfield Historical Society.
In the release on Peterson’s hiring, Bornhauser said, “We are so excited to have someone with this hospitality background join our organization as we take the CVB to the next level.”