Meet The Team
See what shopping small does? Because of her love for shopping small and the strong desire to see the small business owners and Beaver Falls succeed, she found herself involved with the Business District and has been so for over 8 years now. Denise is a Realtor with Clear Choice Enterprises located here at 1407 7th Avenue and the part-time Children's Librarian at the Carnegie Free Library of Beaver Falls.
Marketing & Communications
Earned a BSBA in Marketing & Communications from Robert Morris University. Have worked at Wolfes Shoes & Clothing since 1996. Starting as a salesperson in training. Now does buying, advertising, and social media.
Sold Advertising for Trib Total Media.
Also a Sales Representative for Tony Savatt since 2010.
Joined the BFBDA to help the Beaver Falls Merchants increase their foot traffic and create more business.
Design & Public Space
BS in Labor and Industrial Relations – Human Relations
Minor in Business Penn State University 1992
Employed full time at Bauman Office Equipment, Inc. 1992
Lifesteps Inc. Board of Directors
2000 – 2002
Beaver Falls Business District Authority
Early 2000’s - Present
Big Brothers and Big Sisters - Board of Directors
1998 – 2018
Vice President 2012 – 2014
President 2014 – 2016
Penn State Beaver Advisory Board
2000 – 2006, 2008 – 2018
Penn State Beaver Entrepreneurship and Innovation Committee - B-Hive
2020 – Present
Owner of This and That Downtown (an estate clean out/retail store) for 11 years. USAF Veteran of 10 years, ranch worker, RE agent, other business owner, and jack of 'most' trades.
I believe Beaver Falls has so much potential! We need people to help build what 'can be' and not focus on what 'used to be'!
Main Street Advisor
Jacob Davis Charles
I work for the Community Development Program of Beaver County and direct the Beaver County Downtown Revitalization Program.
I possess a master's degree in business administration from Waynesburg University, am a member of the Main Street America Institute, and have many years of experience working with businesses, non-profits, and volunteer committees in Southwestern Pennsylvania.
Interested in joining?
Please reach out to us or attend one of our monthly public meetings.