Executive Board Members

President
Regan Gettens
Fairmount Properties – VP, Property Management

Vice President
Eric Decker
Commercial Lender, Portage Community Bank

Treasurer
Mike Lewis
President & COO, Hometown Bank

Secretary
Maggie McKendry
Assistant Athletic Director, Kent State University

 

Board Members

Dylan Ball
Carpentry Estimator, Competitive Interiors, Inc.

Mike Beder
Owner, Franklin Hotel Bar, Tree City Coffee, Venice Cafe & Water Street Tavern

Joan Conaway
Owner, Joan Conaway Interior Designs

Mike Finley
Hall-Green Agency

Tom Hatch
President, Focus Curriculum, Inc.

Todd Kamenash
Asst. Dean of Students & Director of Student Conduct, Kent State University

 

Committee Chairs

Design Committee
Julie Kenworthy
Executive Director, Kent Historical Society

Marketing Committee
Pam Petrus
Owner, Diversa Advertising, Inc.

Operations Committee
Eric Decker
Portage Community Bank

Business Enhancement Committee
Tom Wilke
Economic Development Director, City of Kent

 

Board of Governors

Ron Burbick
Owner, The Burbick Companies

Michelle Sahr
Owner, Kent Cheesemonger, Off the Wagon, Red Letter Days

Tom Wilke
Economic Development Director, City of Kent

Staff

Heather Malarcik, Executive Director
Lesley Sickle, Marketing Coordinator

Volunteers

Main Street Kent is always looking for friendly, energetic, reliable individuals to become volunteers with our organization. Every event we host requires the help of volunteers. Being a Main Street Kent volunteer is a great way to meet new people, know what’s going on in our community, and give back to it. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please email info@mainstreetkent.org