We are goverened by a Board of Directors, which meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6 pm at our offices, 211 South Trade Street. Uptown Shelby business and property owners and members of the public are welcome to attend.

Uptown Shelby Association

Board of Directors for 2019-20

David Royster IV - Capitol Funds, Inc President
Maggie Jaynes - Jaynes Law Past President
Roger Holland - Holland & Hamrick Architects, PA  President-Elect
Stephen Carico - Gragg & Gragg, LLP Treasurer
Angela Franklin - Uptown Indigo Event Venue Secretary
Spencer Borders - Foothills Commercial Real Estate  
Chris Greene - Arrows Investment / Hoke Construction  
Jim Curtis - Pillar to Post Home Inspections  
Brandon Fitzmorris - JPS Group  
Andrea Reno - Reno Chiropractic Center   
Patrick Vollmer - Vita Eye Clinic  
Curtis Bailey - Uptown Olive Oil & More + Uptown Sweets & Treats  
Lacey Beam - Rutherford County  
Scott Sharp - Edward Jones  
April Crotts - Cleveland County representative  
Rick Howell - City Manager, City of Shelby  
Foothills Farmers' Market liaison
Bill Watson - Cleveland County Chamber of Commerce liaison
Richard Hooker - Cleveland County Buisiness Development Center  liaison
David Causby - City Council, City of Shelby  liaison
Earl Scruggs Center liaison
Don Gibson Theatre liaison
Cleveland County Arts Council liaison


Audrey Whetten Executive Director
Tricia Woodland Manager of Marketing & Events
Anna Lineberger Bookkeeper
Jenny Seykora Office Manager


As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, the Uptown Shelby Association is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by the National Main Street Center.