Board of Directors

2024-2025 Downtown Newton Development Association Board of DirectorsExecutive Committee: 
Chairperson | Maura Johnston (Lamar Advertising)
Immediate Past Chairman of Board
Vice Chair | Jennifer Stiver (Owner, 2 Pink Magnolias & Chair-Elect 2024)
Secretary/Treasurer | Kathleen Cleveland (Owner, 3 Little Birds Corks & More)

Board of Directors: 
Kristen Albright | Business Owner - Holly & Ivy Inn
Mitch Ball
| Business Owner - B52s American Grill & Bar
Raymond Robinson | Building Owner - In My Father's House 
Todd Watson | Business Owner -Justdumpit 

Appointed Directors:
Susan Flowers | Business Owner - Catawba First Insurance, Business Advisory Committee  
Susan Holbrook | Catawba Historical Museum
Jody Dixon | Council Member - City of Newton 

Ex-Officio Members:
Mary Yount | Executive Director - Downtown Newton Development Association
Lindsey Keisler | President & CEO - Catawba County Chamber of Commerce
Sean Hovis | City Manager - City of Newton
Randy Williams | Planning Director - City of Newton