The board of directors for the Payson Regional Economic Development Corporation has announced the appointment of Barbara Ganz as interim director of the organization.
"Barbara is very familiar with our community, the surrounding region, existing businesses and organizations we serve," said Jan Parsons, vice president of the PREDC board. "We are very pleased that Barbara has accepted the position."
Scott Flake previously held the position.
"We are currently conducting a nationwide search for a new director," Parsons added.
"This is a wonderful opportunity for me to serve the Payson region," Ganz said. "Scott leaves difficult shoes to fill. I will do my best to continue his proactive efforts in economic development until a new professional can be named."