President Rose Hudson announced that David Morton has been named the Monroe regional manager for the Louisiana Lottery Corporation. 

Originally from Ohio, Morton has over 26 years experience in sales and marketing.  Prior to joining the Lottery, he served as regional marketing manager for the Louisiana Travel Promotion Association and district manager for Farmers Insurance Group of Companies. 

Morton was also a member of the board of directors for the Louisiana Peach Festival for three years. 

As Monroe regional manager, he will oversee the sales and customer service functions for Lottery retailers in the greater Monroe area. 

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio.