The Riverton Chamber of Commerce announced the appointment of a new executive director this week.

Ashley Strickland will take over the spot that was previously held by Jim Davis. Strickland has lived in Riverton the last 22 years and is originally from Lander.

She is the mother to 2 boys and 1 girl, ages 8, 10, and 12. Strickland began her career in the hospitality industry in 2010 as a guest service representative. From there, she worked her way up to a sales manager role, then Director of Sales, Assistant General Manager, and eventually a General Manager. She has about a decade of experience in the hospitality and tourism industry.

Ashley is very active and enjoys any and all outdoor activities. During the summer, you can find her camping or hiking in the mountains, camping or kayaking at the lake, or just enjoying a walk in the sunshine. She is adoring of her community and loves to volunteer her time for a cause shes passionate about.