Who We Are
2017 Board of Directors and Committees
CHAIRWOMAN - BECCA SETTLE (Kimberton Whole Foods)
FIRST VICE CHAIRWOMAN - HEATHER STEIGER (Synergema)
TREASURER - HANK HAMILTON (Dane Décor)
SECRETARY - BILL COVALESKI (Victory Brewing)
PRESIDENT/CEO and MAIN STREET MANAGER - STEVEN J. PLAUGHER
BRUCE BUFFINGTON (Bakers of Buffington)
ANDY HICKS (Tripoint Properties)
AUTUMN KATZENMOYER (Resident)
JIM LYNN (Resident)
COLBY MARTIN (Keller Williams Realty)
PHILIP MASCHERINO (Mascherino Financial)
DAVID OLESKI (Downingtown Artist)
SARAH PECK (PHV Homes, LLC)
MATT WEISS (Hyland Graphics)
HON. JEFFREY J. VALOCCHI (Director Emeritus)
LAUREN VAN DYK (Resident)
Organization Committee - The Organization Committee is responsible for volunteer development, fundraising, public stakeholder meetings, training for volunteers and logistical aspects. The committee meets monthly and is chaired by Phil Mascherino (Mascherino Financial).
Promotion Committee - The Promotion Committee handles image development, retail promotions, special events, marketing strategy and public relations. The committee meets monthly and is chaired by Matt Weiss (Hyland Graphics).
Design Committee - The Design Committee is responsible for building and sign improvements, building inventory, merchant/property owner visits, workshops on storefront rehabs, merchandising/tax credits, grants, loans and design assistance, along with public improvements, and codes and ordinance review. The committee meets monthly and is chaired by Andy Hicks (Tripoint Properties).
Economic Vitality Committee - The Economic Vitality Committee oversees data collection & market research, seeks financial assistance & incentives for business and property owners, business retention and recruitment, identifying market position & property development, building design surveys, commercial district base map, business owner & customer surveys, and monitoring the commercial district’s economic progress (rehabs, private investment, new jobs and new business). The committee meets monthly and is chaired by Colby Martin (Keller Williams Realty).