The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce, in a special called board meeting on Sept. 15, approved a leave of absence for Executive Director Rita Williams.
The chamber appointed Charlotte Isbell of Hart County as interim director. Isbell began her duties Sept. 22.
Williams, according to chamber president Tom Davenport, requested a leave of absence to pursue running for mayor of Hodgenville.
Williams’ leave has been approved through Nov. 12 with Isbell serving through Nov. 15.