BROUSSARD, La. (Sept. 26, 2005) — The Louisiana Independent Tire Dealers Association (LITDA) has named Mary M. Sliman its executive director.
Ms. Sliman has participated in the organization and the board of directors for the past year, serving as the communications chairperson. She began working for Chabill's Tire Service as an administrative assistant shortly after her high school graduation in 1998. After graduation from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, she took a position as the marketing and merchandising coordinator for Chabill's, the position she currently holds.
Ms. Sliman also holds a master of business administration degree from the same university.
“Mary's input has been extremely beneficial to the LITDA for the past couple of years,” said Rick Lambert, LITDA's search committee chairperson. “Her enthusiasm and fresh ideas were needed to help move our organization forward.”
She takes over the position from Rob Pratt, who was executive director since 2003.