MORRISVILLE – The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce has a new president.

Linda Frenette, who previously served for five years as president of the Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce, is taking over the position, it was announced today.

In her new role, Frenette will “refine and implement” its “long-range strategic plan.”

“Linda is highly regarded as a community leader and has a strong passion for the chamber industry,” said Rod Frankel, the board’s chairman, in a statement.

“She brings a proven record of growth within the high-performing organizations she’s led and has established strong relationships in the region. We’re confident her expertise in cultivating public and private partnerships, identifying strategic alliances and furthering economic development and advocacy will serve the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce and our community well.”