Quincy Thompson – Marketing Director of Van Wert County Fair (Photos submitted)
Quincy Thompson – Marketing Director of Van Wert County Fair (Photos submitted)

VAN WERT — Main Street Van Wert, the Historic Preservation and Revitalization Organization focused on the economic vitality of Historic Downtown Van Wert, welcomed three new board members for the 2018-19 term. Each with a varied level of interest in the community, all three new board members bring a plethora of experience and valuable assets to the growing organization.

Quincy Thompson – Marketing Director of Van Wert County Fair

Nick Boley – Cooper Farms

Jade Painter – Director of Field Operations Weigand Construction

Main Street Van Wert Board President Mark Verville said, “It’s exciting to see Main Street continue to grow and thrive, and the addition of these new board members have already proven to be beneficial to all in the community. Quincy, Nick and Jade each have specific skills that will help the organization become a leader in Historic Preservation and Economic Vitality for the entire district.”

Dan Baisden, Main Street Director followed up with, “The three new board members join an already talented leadership team which will oversee the implementation of the National Register of Historic Places Registration, expanded district boundaries, Building and Business Owner workshops, new business attraction programs, events and more for 2018.”

Next on the calendar for Main Street Van Wert is the ever-popular Chocolate Walk, returning Feb. 9, 2018. Details and tickets will be announced in the coming weeks.