Kaitlin Thresher is the Directory of Vitality for Downtown Mesa Association. She develops and manages strategies for all marketing campaigns, promotions, and special events in the district. With a background in marketing and events for nonprofits both small and large, she focuses on projects that promote community buy-in, creative placemaking, and business development. Kaitlin holds a B.S. in Marketing from Arizona State University and is currently pursuing an M.A. in Creative Enterprise and Cultural Leadership.