Together We Create. DOWNTOWN LENOIR.

Our Vision

Powered by people genuinely dedicated 100% to their community, Downtown Lenoir endeavors to engage and connect this creative community through the Arts, Music, Technology, Specialized Trades and Active Living in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Our Mission

The Downtown Lenoir Main Street Program guides and facilitates the connections of resources to create a culture that powers growth downtown and actively showcases the talents of the creative community.

Together We Create. COMMUNITY.

lenoir_boardmembers_kaylynn_horn

Kaylynn Horn

Economic Development Director

Kaylynn has served as the Economic Development Main Street Director for the City of Lenoir for 2.5 years. Working together with the City of Lenoir, her goal is to lead Main Street volunteer teams, businesses and property owners, community members and organizations toward the realization that TOGETHER WE CREATE our downtown. She employs her experience as a driving force behind the mission and vision of the Lenoir Main Street program. She is committed to letting them determine initiatives and projects that will showcase the exceptionally creative talents and entrepreneurial spirit exemplified by this community.

A distinctive, vibrant, and economically strong downtown is something that we create TOGETHER.

Downtown Team

Together We Create. GOOD TIMES.

lenoir_boardmembers_glenda_wilson

Glenda Wilson

Promotion Team Chair
Wears many hats, but works together towards the goal of creating a positive image that will rekindle community pride and improve consumer and investor confidence in your commercial district. Special events and retail promotions help sell the image and promise of Main Street to the community.

Together We Create. PROSPERITY.

David Horn

Economic Vitality Chair
Wears many hats, but works together towards the goal of creating a positive image that will rekindle community pride and improve consumer and investor confidence in your commercial district. Special events and retail promotions help sell the image and promise of Main Street to the community.

Together We Create. UNIQUE SPACES.

Jesse Plaster

Design Team Chair
Works together to get our downtown into top physical shape and creating a safe, inviting and appealing environment for shoppers, workers, and visitors. Design activities also include instilling good maintenance practices in the commercial district, enhancing the district’s physical appearance through the rehabilitation of historic buildings, encouraging appropriate new construction, developing sensitive design management systems, educating business and property owners about design quality, and long-term planning.

Together We Create. COLLABORATION

Matt Underwood

Organization Team Chair
Works together to establish consensus and cooperation by building partnerships among the various groups that have a stake in the commercial district – by getting everyone working toward the same goal!

2017 Volunteer Team

Curser over the gear to read volunteer names.

Together We Create. DOWNTOWN LENOIR.

We would love for you to join us in making Downtown Lenoir amazing. Sign up now to use your talents.

Join Us