The “Director of Marketing” for Russell County Tourism has been relieved of his duties. WJRS NEWS has confirmed that the local tourism board has dismissed John Carter from the position of “Director of Marketing”….a position he held for over five years. During a recent meeting while conducting an evaluation of Carter’s job performance, the Board voted to dismiss him.
Carter was the spokesperson for the Russell County Tourist Commission at various tourism related events and shows. A time-table for filling the now vacant “Director of Marketing” position has not been announced by the tourism board.