Hershey Named Explore Altoona Board President

The Board of Directors for Explore Altoona, the official destination marketing organization for Blair County, has named Cynthia Hershey as its board president. Hershey has been a board member since March of 2016 and is Chief Operating Officer at the Railroaders Heritage Corporation which oversees the Railroaders Memorial Museum and Horseshoe Curve National Historic Landmark in Altoona. In addition to her new role at Explore Altoona, Hershey also serves on the board for the Greater Altoona Economic Development Corporation where she is part of the Strategic Planning Committee. She is also active in several community service organizations.