Jay Tusa has been named the new director of Walton County’s Tourist Development Council.

The recently hired Tusa has more than 16 years experience in the hospitality industry.

Before joining the council, he held the positions of director of communications and research for the Louisiana Office of Tourism and executive director for the River Parishes Tourist Commission.

Jay Tusa
Jay Tusa

Tusa holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from Loyola University New Orleans and has obtained his certified destination management executive certification, certified travel industry specialist certification and travel marketing professional certification.

For more info, contact Pamela Watkins at 850-622-7815.