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Marion Downtown

Mission Statement

The Marion Downtown Revitalization Association, Inc. is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt public-private partnership empowered to help the historic Downtown Marion District to promote a positive image, revitalize its economic base, and preserve its historic character, and to aid, encourage, and support its economic vitality through the National Main Street Center's "Four Point Approach": Organization, Promotion, Design, and Economic Restructuring.

Department Staff:

Olivia Hall McDonald, Executive Director




2014-2015 Board Members

President: Rex Anders, Town of Marion 

Vice President: Allan Long, Prosim Engineering 

Secretary: Sarah McNeil, McNeil Furniture

Treasurer: John Saunders, Slemp Brant Saunders and Associates

Ann Saufley, Weddings Plus

Andy Blevins, Empire Vending

Christy Moss, CJ & Dubbs 102.5 WOLD

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: Rex Anders

Economic Restructuring: James McNeil

Promotions: Sarah McNeil

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