Strategy 1 Committee

Economic Development Strategy #1: A pivotal lifestyle center for the community that offers authentic locally owned shopping, dining, and live entertainment venues. 
Strategy 1 Committee meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 8:00am. Due to COVID-19, these meetings are being held via phone conference.
Dedicated Volunteers Needed!!
If you have a passion for downtown, are motivated to help the progress of the downtown vision, connect with this strategy, and have a few hours a month to volunteer, then you may enjoy serving on this committee! Please send a letter of interest and your current resume to
Name Title Role
Ed Blackburn Vice Chair Main Street Advisory Board
Jim Champion Member Main Street Advisory Board
Iris Hubbard Member Main Street Advisory Board
Steve Padgett Community Member Cleveland Community College Small Business Center
Ken Pflieger Member Main Street Advisory Board
Vicki Thompson Member Main Street Advisory Board
Susan Matheson Staff Main Street Coordinator