Rural Community Builder Name:  Mary Elizabeth Garcia

Community: Milton-Freewater, OR

Role: Main Street Manager / Chamber Director for Milton-Freewater, OR

Recognized by:  K’Lynn Lane

What is one word or phrase that describes this person as an RCB: Genuine

Tell us a bit about what you appreciate about them as an RCB:

Mary Elizabeth is kind, humble and generous, she creates a space that is safe and welcoming, that nurtures collaboration and community building. She fosters an environment for success and sustainability. She is hard working and a trusted and loyal friend to all who know her.