AMERICUS, GA (WALB) - Americus City Manager, Steve Kennedy, says that Mr. Patrick Kay has been selected to fill the position of Main Street Director.
Patrick Kay was one of three finalist for the position, and comes to Americus after serving several years as the Executive Director of the Manistee Main Street Downtown Development Authority of the City of Manistee, Michigan.
Kay has served as Executive Director of Downtown Middleton, Inc. of Middleton, Ohio and Brunswick Main Street Inc. of Brunswick, Maryland.
He brings with him 10 years of experience with main street revitalization and organizational fundraising, downtown real estate development and construction and the creation and inception of innovative programs that have the potential to be beneficial to the Americus community.
Kay's official first day as Main Street Director is May 2, 2016.