Shell Museum

Rotarian Dorrie Hipschman, executive director of The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum, has been appointed to serve on VISIT FLORIDA’S Cultural, Heritage, Rural and Nature (CHRN) Committee for a term effective July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.

This committee works in conjunction with VISIT FLORIDA to develop and promote expanding facets of nature-based tourism, culture heritage, as well as rural tourism that will increase the number of Florida visitors. CHRN also promotes extended stays for improved economic benefit and quality of life factors for all areas of the state. The VISIT FLORIDA committee is a volunteer position. Hipschman has 20 years of experience directing non-profit organizations.