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Anna Blyth

Anna Blyth

Communications/Media Specialist separator

Anna joined New Mexico MainStreet in August 2015. She worked at New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, for over ten years in grants management and public information. She has worked in online content development and social media initiatives, as well as volunteered for nonprofits interested in increasing audience participation. Most recently she was the Program Planner with the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission. She holds a BA in History from the University of New Mexico.


Recent Articles

NMMS Presents Facilitation Skills & Tools for Community Developers

May 10th, 2017 | Category: General

NMMS is pleased to announce the following Institute FACILITATION SKILLS & TOOLS FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPERS. Join NMMS presenters for an informative one-day Institute, that will be held in 4 communities on different dates. Learn about Community and stakeholder engagement in MainStreet revitalization and redevelopment goals. Community and stakeholder engagement is a cornerstone of the asset-based… READ MORE

Live It Up in Lovington

August 10th, 2016 | Category: General

MainStreet Leaders to Live It Up in Lovington! Building a High Performance MainStreet Program – is the theme of our Network Leadership Meeting in Lovington. We look forward to reconnecting with all members of the MainStreet network. The events in Lovington will include a strong lineup of interactive sessions to support your development as a high-performing… READ MORE

Great Blocks on MainStreet FY2017 Request for Proposals

May 20th, 2016 | Category: General

New Mexico Main Street Program announces a competition for an innovative and intensive design redevelopment project within the district resulting in “construction-ready” documents: Great Blocks on MainStreet (GBoM). The project is designed to prepare for the upgrade of economic performance of the project site through public infrastructure reinvestment along the street through the creative implementation… READ MORE

NMMS Upcoming Webinars

April 19th, 2016 | Category: General

NMMS presents our Spring Webinar Series, designed for easy participation over the lunch hour, targeting those who are unable to attend the NMMS Quarterly Networking Meetings or NMMS Training Institutes. The webinars represent a renewed focus on asset-based economic development goals and metrics by MainStreet America™ and the state coordinating bodies. Intended Audience: Board members, staff… READ MORE

New Mexico Historic Theaters Institute Plays in Silver City

April 13th, 2016 | Category: Historic Theater Initiative

The second annual New Mexico Historic Theaters Institute will take place at the newly rehabilitated Silco Theater on April 22 in Silver City. Sponsored by the NMMS’ New Mexico Historic Theaters Initiative, Silver City Main Street, and the Silco Theater, the Institute offers registrants “insider” information, networking and a backstage view of the challenges of operating… READ MORE

Arts & Cultural Districts Semi-Annual Meeting

April 13th, 2016 | Category: Arts & Cultural Districts

The New Mexico MainStreet Semi-Annual Arts & Cultural District Meeting will take place in Silver City on April 21. Held in partnership with Silver City Arts & Cultural District, the gathering will connect individuals working in the cultural economy to support their revitalization work. The meeting will bring together panelists, and experts in the creative… READ MORE

MainStreet Refresh Planning Launches in Three NM Communities

January 26th, 2016 | Category: General

Three New Mexico MainStreet communities have launched efforts to adopt transformative economic development strategies to guide projects under the “Refreshed” Main Street Four-Point Approach™. Nob Hill MainStreet, after viewing the NMMS Asset-Based Economic Development webinars, has identified four key strategies that focus on infrastructure, mixed-used development, arts & culture and enhancing the district’s retail niche.… READ MORE

Getting Your Organization Ready for the New Year

December 29th, 2015 | Category: General

Program Associate Amy M. Barnhart had some useful information in our NMMS December newsletter on getting our MainStreet organizations in order and ready for the New Year. Fundraising It’s the end of the year, and businesses and individuals are looking for nonprofit organizations to donate excess funds to. Don’t miss out on these last minute… READ MORE

Shop MainStreet Holiday Launch

November 16th, 2015 | Category: General, Promotions, Shop MainStreet

Another holiday season is upon us and it is important to remember to Shop MainStreet and Support Our Homegrown Businesses. This year’s Shop MainStreet Campaign provides tools for you to create unique and engaging events in time for the holiday shopping season. The Shop MainSreet Campaign includes a Shop MainStreet poster, 2015 Shop MainStreet Tool… READ MORE

New Mexico MainStreet Releases Emerging Communities Application

October 30th, 2015 | Category: General

New Mexico MainStreet has opened the application process for new “Emerging Communities” to enter into the MainStreet Program. The Program is looking for communities with historic and traditional downtowns that want to pursue economic redevelopment and revitalization restoring economic vitality to their core commercial districts. The application process is a self-assessment process that should be undertaken… READ MORE

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