MCMA has three standing committees: Clean & Safe, Community Development and Marketing, and we welcome your participation. To inquire about joining a committee, or to confirm meeting locations, contact Kristen Mitchell at 443-478-3014 or

Clean & Safe Committee

Ann Winder, The Place Lounge, Co-Chair

The Clean & Safe Committee meets the second Monday of the month at 10:00 a.m. The Clean & Safe committee works with a variety of partners, including city agencies, nonprofit organizations, and anchor institutions to keep Market Center clean and safe; coordinates volunteer “Trash Bash” events and beautification days; and advocates for improved public safety, infrastructure repairs, and public and private property maintenance.

Community Development Committee

Wendy Blair, Re/Max Commercial Logic, Chair

The Community Development Committee meets the first Thursday of the month at 9 a.m. The committee tracks development and investment activity in Market Center, including business openings, closings and expansions; it also reviews legislative and administrative proposals that impact the business district, such as changes to the zoning code, historic districts, and bus lanes. The committee promotes façade improvement grants offered by the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore and Baltimore Development Corporation, as well as other resources.

Marketing Committee

Jenny Kessler Klump, Chair

The Marketing Committee meets the fourth Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m.  The Marketing Committee produces MCMA’s quarterly newsletter, and oversees the organization’s social media, website, public relations, special events and related items. In addition to sponsoring and showcasing partner events, MCMA host several events throughout the year to encourage grassroots community building and support for Market Center.