Breanne Durham, director of the Washington State Main Street Program
(WSMSP), was the 2021 recipient of the Mary Means Leadership Award. Selected by a national jury, Breanne was recognized for her collaborative and visionary approach, which empowers Washington State Main Street leaders to strengthen local economies, preserve historic assets, and work together to revitalize their communities.
“Washington State’s Main Street organizations are fortunate to have Breanne at the helm,” said Main Street America’s President and CEO, Patrice Frey. “Her leadership has motivated Main Street directors to collaborate and innovate to support Washington Main Streets, and the collective effort she inspired has drawn more communities to join the movement and bolstered local economies.”