Who We Are

Main Street DeFuniak Springs (MSD) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization based in DeFuniak Springs, FL. MSD’s mission is to preserve, protect, maintain and improve the historic downtown district of DeFuniak Springs, Florida, and to increase community events and economic vitality to the downtown business district region.

Board of Directors

Amanda Bierbaum
Glen Harrison
Vice President
Panhandle Concessions and Catering LLC

Robert Nelson
Board Member
TechPlanet, Inc.

Michael Barker
Ex-officio Member
Defuniak Springs City Manager

Kendra Parson
Board Member
The Moore Agency
Sommer Adams
Board Member
Frost Lane Farms

Nevin Durden
Eglin AFB

Dustin Cosson
Board Member
Walton Co. Sheriff's Office

Bailey Rushing
Board Member
State of Florida Public Defender's Office

Jason Cutshaw
Board Member 
Walton County 

Michelle Jannazo
Board Member
Northwest Florida State College

Get Involved

Board of Directors

We are happy to hear you are interested in joining our Main Street DeFuniak Springs Board of Directors. We accept applications on a rolling basis. Approval to the board will be voted on by our current Board of Directors and are based on your interested, abilities, skills, and willingness to be part of our organization. Thank you for your submission and we look forward to working with you.


Promotion positions Main Street DeFuniak as the center of the community and hub of economic activity, while creating a positive image that showcases a community’s unique characteristics.

Design & Beautification supports Main Street DeFuniak’s transformation by enhancing the physical and visual assets that set the area apart.

Economic Vitality & Business Recruitment focuses on capital, incentives, and other economic and financial tools to assist new and existing businesses, catalyze property development, and create a supportive environment for entrepreneurs and innovators.

If you are interested in serving on one of the committees below, please email your interest to [email protected].