Board, Work Teams & Staff

Jennifer-Montgomery-HeadshotExecutive Director
Jennifer Montgomery

Jennifer Montgomery has served as Executive Director of Abingdon Main Street since October 2015.  A southwest Virginia native, Jennifer graduated from Radford University with a BA in Journalism before beginning a career in public relations and non-profit management.  In 2003 she was hired by Wine America, the national trade association of American Wineries, where she acted as Director of Grassroots and Political Affairs. Most recently, she was the first Executive Director of the Nebraska Winery & Grape Growers Association before being hired as Executive Director of the Illinois Grape Growers & Vintners Association.  Jennifer brings a deep knowledge of the SWVA region and a strong background in professional non-profits to her work at Abingdon Main Street.

To contact Jennifer Montgomery, call (276) 492-2237 or send her an email through our contact form.


Board of Directors


Scott Sikes, President

Amanda Livingston, Vice-President

Brooke Davis, Secretary

Angie Wilson, Treasurer

Doug Beatty

Nancy Harte

Chris Lowe

Rhonda Mossholder

Kevin Costello, Ex Officio

Organization Team

Amanda Leslie Livingston, Chair
Brian Miller
Scott Sikes

Economic Restructuring Team
Amy Braswell, Chair
Kevin Costello
Jack Morgan
Mallory Morphew Jessee

Promotions Team
Marcy Miller
Melinda Payne
Catherine Stiltner
Anna Rife
Lee Rasnake

Design Team
Quinn Craughwell
Charles “Gizmo” Bordwine