National Corvette Museum holds a retirement dinner for Executive Director Wendell Strode

BOWLING GREEN Ky.- Lovers of the National Corvette Museum gathered Thursday night to celebrate the accomplishments of Executive Director Wendell Strode, who has been the executive director for the past 23 years.

Through the event, museum officials spoke on Strode’s accomplishments during his time as executive director. Strode said it was also a good time for him to reflect on his time with the museum. The event was held as a museum fundraiser as well.

Strode’s official retirement will be on January 6th, 2019.