DMA is incredibly grateful for the dedication and exceptional contributions of Phyllis Nelson. Not only does she serve as a valued DMA board member, but she also goes above and beyond in her role as the diligent writer of the DMA Newsletter. Month after month, Phyllis seeks out the pulse of downtown, leaving no stone unturned. From meticulously documenting the emergence of new businesses to providing the latest updates on safety meetings, she is a force to be reckoned with. Phyllis fearlessly ventures into uncharted territory, being the first to sample the cuisine of a newly opened restaurant or explore the offerings of a fresh store. The past year alone she meticulously crafted 60 articles in 12 newsletters. Her unwavering commitment to ensuring the prosperity of the newsletter is truly remarkable. It is with immense gratitude that we extend our heartfelt appreciation to Phyllis for her continued dedication and invaluable contributions, which undoubtedly play a pivotal role in the enduring success of the newsletter month after month.