There's now a new head person in charge for Macon's Cherry Blossom Festival.
The festival announced that a familiar face to the yearly event is taking charge. The interim President and CEO is Thomas Wicker.
Wicker begins Sept. 19, but he's previously served on the festivals Board of Directors from 2007 to 2012, the executive committee, and the board chair from 2011-2012, as well as the festival chair in 2011.
Jake Ferro, former festival chair and CEO, was asked to reisgn last week after four years in charge.