Susan Gromis has been named Executive Director of Main Street Vero Beach. Her background as a small business owner and experience in retail and customer service fits Main Street’s focus on community building. Sue also has extensive volunteer leadership experience in education related causes and Rotary International. Sue is originally from Pennsylvania where she saw the redevelopment of Downtowns and the positive economic impact it has on the community. When she discovered Vero Beach 15 years ago her goal was to get involved in the community. “This position certainly fits the bill. Everyone has been so welcoming and supportive.”
Main Street Vero Beach is part of National Main Street and Florida Main Street administered by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the Division of Historical Resources under the Florida Department of State. Along with Board President Elaine Jones, Sue recently attended Florida Main Street’s Quarterly Meeting in Tallahassee for technical assistance training.
Main Street Vero Beach is located at 2036 14th Avenue in Downtown Vero Beach and is a 501(c) (3) non-profit. The office features an Artist of the Month in their gallery area and has studio space for working artists available. Main Street presents the Downtown Friday Street Party, Coffee With The Mayor and the Annual Hibiscus Festival.
Main Street Calendar
May 31st Downtown Friday 6-9pm on 14th Avenue in Vero Beach
June 7th Gallery Stroll Opening for Iris Peters – 5-8pm- MSVB Office 2036 14th Avenue -Vero Beach
June 14th Coffee With The Mayor 8a-9a at Vero Heritage Center 2140 14th Avenue-Vero Beach