John Bare of Frederick has been elected the new president of The Great Frederick Fairís board of directors.
Bare replaces James S. Grimes, who served as president of the board for three years.
As the new president, Bare will oversee agriculture education and the fairís entertainment.
Joseph F. Devilbiss, of Frederick, is the new vice president, while Robert Frank, of Frederick, was re-elected secretary. Maurice Gladhill, of Frederick, will continue as treasurer.
The 2013 Great Frederick Fair will be held Sept. 13- 21 at the fairgrounds at 797 E. Patrick St. in downtown Frederick.