By Tasion Kwamilele
Amanda Elliott is one of the main reasons why Richmond’s downtown main streets will remain on “front street” in the minds of everyone who travels this city. Richmond’s downtown is something to sing about.
Under Elliott’s leadership, her organization, the Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI), has helped improve the image of downtown by providing exciting activities and events that celebrate the rich history and diversity of the city.
She completed the Richmond Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program in 2008 and the Chevron Management Institute Program in 2009 where she gained valuable information on Richmond’s history, organizational leadership, community collaboration and professional development.
(RMSI). Richmond Main Street is a community-based nonprofit organization dedicated to revitalizing historic downtown Richmond, as a vibrant, culturally diverse, pedestrian-friendly urban village offering products, services, arts and entertainment. Read more