Rachel Covington has been hired as the director of member services, the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce recently announced.
Covington most recently served as director of community engagement at Averett University.
A graduate of the University of Mary Washington, she holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and Spanish. She earned Duke University’s Certificate of Nonprofit Management, and expects to receive her master’s in Nonprofit Leadership Studies from the University of Lynchburg in 2020.
Her chamber position will focus on recruiting and retaining members, among other duties.