The Cherry Blossom Festival announced Monday that George McCanless will serve as chairman of the 2014 festival, and that Cyndey Busbee will serve as chairwoman of the board.
McCanless, a former publisher of The Telegraph, is president and CEO of United Way of Central Georgia. He also serves as board chairman of the Grand Opera House as well as serving on other local boards.
Busbee is the assistant vice president for corporate communications for Central Georgia Health Systems and The Medical Center of Central Georgia. She also is chairwoman of the Economic Development Committee for the Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce, and she serves on other local boards.