Milledgeville-Baldwin County chamber selects interim leader

The Milledgeville-Baldwin County Chamber of Commerce has selected Lyn Chandler to temporarily lead the organization while searching for a permanent replacement.

Chandler began serving as interim president and CEO of the chamber Nov. 17, according to a news release. April Bragg, who had served in that role for three years, left last month to accept the leadership role at the Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Chandler currently serves on the Baldwin County Board of Education, District 3, “and his passion for education helped spearhead establishing Milledgeville-Baldwin County Communities in Schools,” the release stated. Also, he is a former chamber board chairman.

A search committee has been created to fill the permanent position. A detailed job description is at

To contact writer Linda S. Morris, call 744-4223.