Dave Clements announces retirement at the end of 2015

Clements is the executive director of the La Crosse Area Convetion and Visitors Bureau

A well-known face in the La Crosse community is retiring.

Dave Clements, the executive director of the La Crosse Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, will be retiring at the end of this year.

He has held that position for about a decade and said it has been an honor to represent our community to the country for so long.         

Clements said it was a tough decision to make but the timing seems right.

“It has been a great ten years, so it’s time for the next person to come in and take the organization to a new level beyond where it’s at,” said Clements.

Clements said the board is already looking for a replacement.