About Us

Our Vision

Downtown Morehead Incorporated exists to provide the platform of synergy required to guide Downtown Morehead into the future as the centerpiece city of the Gateway Region.

Our Mission

To confirm Morehead as a dynamic regional center by revitalizing the downtown area, while creating a sense of community, providing opportunities for everyone. 


New website

You may have noticed something new! You’re reading this on our newly launched website. You’ll notice various new features which more information to serve you and e-commerce functionality, so you can buy raffle tickets and donate directly through the website!

2021 Reaccreditation

We are proud to have again attained our accreditation as an official participant in the Kentucky Main Street program again in 2021. 


Design Committee

Seek out opportunities for property improvement, streetscaping and other projects to help our downtown thrive. Encourage appropriate building renovation, restoration, and rehabilitation projects.

Economic Restructuring

Strengthen and expand the downtown economic base through the recruitment of new business and assistance to existing businesses.

Organization Committee

Oversee the structure of DMI to ensure efficacy and efficiency, as well as broad representation for downtown stakeholders. Leverage public and private partnerships to build consensus  and cooperation between groups that have roles in the downtown area.

Promotions Committee

Manage the advertising and promotion of events of the downtown and communicate that Morehead is a destination for shopping, dining, development and more.

Executive Director

Tony Pence, Executive Director

Board Members

Robin Mirus, Chair, First Federal Savings and Loan

Nicholas Hollan, Vice Chair, Sawstone Brewing

Jim Tom Trent, Secretary, Rajant Corporation

Rodney Fouch, Treasurer, Morehead Inspections & ABC Officer

Jan Bishop

Doug Caskey

Cam Flanders

Judge Executive Harry Clark


Paul Goodpaster

Mark Lewis

Monti Lloyd

Dan Markwell

Dr. Jay Morgan

Mark Murphy

Melisa Patrick

Jason Slone

Mayor Laura White-Brown

Get Involved


Feel like a part of the community, by being part of the community.


As a registered non-profit organization, Downtown Morehead Incorporated relies on support from community members like you.

Become a vendor

Apply to become a vendor at one of our upcoming events!

Funding Partners