Richland County Recreation Commission names new Executive Director

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) - The Richland County Recreation Commission has named its new Executive Director.

In a unanimous vote, the board selected Lakita Watson, a certified parks and recreation professional from Suffolk, Virginia.

With more than 20 years of experience, the RCRC board selected Watson from a pool of 75 candidates.

Board chairman Thomas Clark said in a statement in part -- he's confident "Mrs. Watson will bring about a positive change to the image of Richland County."

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