Main Street America Institute: Congratulations to the 2018 MSARP Recipients

April 6, 2018 | Main Street America Institute | Congratulations to the 2018 MSARP Recipients! |

The Main Street America Institute is pleased to announce the second cohort of recipients of the Main Street America Revitalization Professional (MSARP) credential. Over the past two years, these 10 individuals have dedicated themselves to professional development through the MSAI’s online and in-person coursework. Earning the MSARP credential, they have demonstrated a commitment to creating vibrant, healthy Main Streets.

Join us in celebrating these dedicated professionals:


Algera Anderson, Linden Main Street, Linden, Tx.
Elizabeth Brodek, City of Eau Claire and Downtown Eau Claire, Inc., Eau Claire, Wis.
Donna Ann Harris, Heritage Consulting Inc., Philadelphia, Pa.
Steven Hoffman, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Linda Klinck, Wyoming Main Street, Cheyenne, Wy.
Paul Larsen, Brigham City Corporation, Brigham City, Ut.
Kyle Meyer, Virginia Main Street, Richmond, Va.
Jennifer Pruden, Czech Village New Bohemia Main Street District, Cedar Rapids, Ia.
Rebecca Rowe, Virginia Main Street, Richmond, Va.
Jeannie Waller Zieren, Mississippi Main Street Association, Jackson, Ms.

Interested in joining the Main Street America Institute and beginning your path towards the MSARP credential? Take the first step with one of the MSAI’s upcoming online courses!

In April, Mary Helmer of Main Street Alabama leads Advanced Principles of Sustainable Organization, giving you the concepts and tools needed to build a healthy foundation for your commercial district revitalization program. Live courses occur April 10, 17 and 26 at 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. CT. Can’t join live? Session recordings and materials are available until May 25, 2018.

In May, join Lindsey Wallace of the National Main Street Center for Advanced Principles of Quality Design. From streetscapes to parking, the course will take a close look at the role of design in our downtown districts and underscore the need for people-centered design processes. Live courses occur May 8, 15 and 22 at 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. CT.

Interested in learning more about the Main Street America Institute? Visit us at or give us a call at 312-610-5619.