Main Street Advisory Board


  • Held at 1 p.m. the third Tuesday of the month, eight times a year
    • Regularly scheduled board meetings in the months of January, February, April, May, July, September, October and November
  • Gainesville Administration Building Third-Floor Boardroom
    300 Henry Ward Way
    Gainesville, GA 30501


The Mayor and Gainesville City Council appoint members to a Main Street Advisory Board to provide guidance to the Main Street Manager.

Board Member Duty and Commitment

  • Actively promote and advocate for the Main Street Program to the community
  • Serving the Downtown Gainesville community through advising the Main Street Manager on downtown revitalization projects, events and programming
  • Review and advise on façade and event grant applications
  • Participate in one of the following roles: Chair a Main Street Committee, serve as secretary for the Advisory Board, volunteer at Main Street events, and/or assist with growing membership and sponsorships for events
  • Commit to attend all eight Main Street Advisory Board meetings per year, noting that absenteeism at three successive meetings or absenteeism at four meetings in a year results in removal from the Board
  • Agree to complete the Main Street 101 Training provided by the Georgia Main Street Program
  • Attend other Main Street Membership Meetings and additional meetings as needed for the program

Contact Information

For additional information, please contact Nicole Parham, Main Street manager, or call 770-297-1141.

Main Street Advisory Board Members

Appointment Appointee
Chair Claude Tatro
Vice Chair Leslie Black-White
Post 3 Andrew Elliott
Post 4 Jennifer Corbin
Post 5 Pamela Williams-Lime
Post 6 Edward Puckett
Post 7 Connie Rock
City Council Ex-Officio Member Danny Dunagan