The CEO of Morro Bays Chamber of Commerce is stepping down and the position of the chambers business liaison also is being eliminated.
Craig Schmidt, the chambers CEO for the past three years, has announced his resignation effective Jan. 1. And business liaison Hank Roth is leaving the chamber as well effective Jan. 1. Roths position will be cut, chamber officials announced in a press release.
Roth has worked full-time with the chamber for the past year and part-time during the year prior.
The chambers statement said its undergoing a process of re-visioning and a re-structuring.
The Board of Directors has determined that a reduction in workforce is necessary at this time to provide for the continued viability of the Chamber, chamber officials said in the statement.
Roth said by phone Monday that it has been a pleasure to serve the businesses of Morro Bay.