Downtown Lawrence elects officers for ’08

Downtown Lawrence Inc. has elected officers for 2008:

¢ Dan Hughes, of Sunflower Outdoor and Bike Shop, president.

¢ Chris Burger, of Stevens & Brand, treasurer.

¢ Peter Zacharias, of Goldmakers, secretary.

Joining the board for a three-year term is David Johanning, of The Sandbar. Continuing as board members are Judy Billings, of the Lawrence Convention & Visitors Bureau; and Mary Cox, of Shark’s Surf Shop.

The board also appointed committee chairs: Billings, for marketing and promotions; Zacharias, for expansion and retention; Johanning, for special events; Burger, for the annual meeting; and Cox, for beautification.

People interested in serving as committee members are invited to contact Jane Pennington, director, at 842-3883 or