Janne Collins to lead Downtown Milford Inc.

February 12, 2022

Downtown Milford Inc. recently announced Janne Collins as its new executive director.

Collins comes to DMI with years of experience in the nonprofit sector. Most recently, she has worked with the Music School of Delaware in Milford as the front desk supervisor, student relations officer and Kent/Sussex county outreach coordinator.

Collins’ primary responsibilities will be to advocate for and build awareness of DMI’s goals and activities, and to work closely with all of DMI’s many partners and stakeholders to promote the civic, commercial and cultural development of Milford’s downtown.

She said she is most excited to contribute to the good work that the board and volunteers of Downtown Milford Inc. are doing to cultivate and grow this beautiful and creative community. “I look forward to collaborating with our business owners and continuing the wonderful tradition of creating opportunities for economic growth through DMI’s downtown programs and events,” said Collins. 

“DMI is excited to have her on board! Her skill set in nonprofit management, marketing, volunteerism, and her knowledge of the downtown Milford area will be an asset to Milford and the downtown businesses,” said James Rabe, DMI president.

Community members are encouraged to stop by the DMI office at 10 S. Walnut St. to say  hi to Collins and welcome her to downtown Milford.

Downtown Milford Inc. is a dynamic, multifaceted economic development organization that serves as a positive force in the community at large, working with business and property owners to beautify, revitalize, protect, preserve, and promote the historic riverfront district. DMI operates as a nonprofit organization and is accredited through Main Street America and the Downtown Delaware Program.

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