The Arizona Office of Tourism has a new director.

Gov. Doug Ducey announced Wednesday that Sherry Henry is retiring and Debbie Johnson has been appointed the office’s new director.

Henry had been with the tourism office since 2009.

Johnson has served as president and chief executive officer of the Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association since 2003.

She served as director of Valley Hotel & Resort Association since 1995 and currently represents both organizations.

Ducey says Johnson brings more than two decades of tourism industry experience to the job

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