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Marion Downtown

Mission Statement

Marion Downtown's Mission is to advance, encourage and sustain new and established businesses, as well as create a vibrant downtown experience for our community and visitors.

Vision Statement

Marion Downtown will energetic main street with a rich heritage and appreciation of family. Setting the standard for a high quality of living and endless opportunities, we are ready to embrace the future.

Department Staff:

Olivia Hall McDonald, Executive Director




2015-2016 Board Members

President: Rex Anders, Town of Marion 

Vice President: Allan Long, Prosim Engineering 

Secretary: Olivia McDonald

Treasurer: John Saunders, Slemp Brant Saunders and Associates

Ann Saufley, Weddings Plus

Andy Blevins, Empire Vending

Robert Lincoln, The General Francis Marion Hotel/The Black Rooster/27 Lions

David Helms, Mayor, Town of Marion

Lori Hester, Smyth County

Kristin Untiedt-Barnett, The Lincoln Theatre

Dana Chamberlin, D.D.S


Committee Chairs

Design: Allen Long

Organization: Robert Lincoln

Economic Restructuring: Lori Hester

Promotions: Ann Saufley

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