Betsy McElwee

Social Media and Events Coordinator 

With over 12 years of graphic design experience, Betsy has carried the role of corporate in-house designer, agency designer, small business owner, and she is currently art director for local marketing and PR agency, 219 Group. Over the past several years she has crafted many unique brands and has a true love for bringing clients’ visions to life. She has a special love for downtown and serves on the Board of Directors for the local non-profit, Culture & Heritage Alliance. Betsy is a proud Cincinnati, OH native (Go Reds!), army wife, and the mother of three little girls. She enjoys concerts, traveling, and spending time in Downtown Fayetteville with her family.

Sam DuBose

Member Services Coordinator

Sam is a Fayetteville native. After permanently returning to Fayetteville in 2013, he worked briefly in the tourism industry, then entered the nonprofit sector. Working previously for the Downtown Alliance and then Cool Spring Downtown District, he has been responsible for providing staff support to over 20 boards and committees, as well as acting as liaison between downtown businesses and City government and serving as event coordinator for downtown activities including 4 th Fridays, Zombie Walk, and the NC Field of Honor.