Head of tourism alliance coming to Walla Walla

The executive director of the newly formed Washington Tourism Alliance will meet with tourism and hospitality industry leaders in Walla Walla on Friday.

Suzanne Fletcher was voted the first director of the alliance, which was created after the state Department of Tourism was expunged in the last legislative budget.

Friday's event, sponsored by Tourism Walla Walla, will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the airport conference room.

A question and answer period will follow a presentation.

To attend the meeting, RSVP to