The District is currently accepting applications for the Executive Director position. The opening will be created at the end of the month when current Executive Director Travis Brown steps down. Brown announced he will leave the organization after five years to become the Director of Business Development for Rokusek Design.

The District Board of Directors has formed a hiring committee to fill the soon-to-be-vacated position.The committee will be comprised of District board members and representatives from The District’s Foundation board, as well as representatives from both member and partner organizations.

Those interested in applying for this position should send their resume and references to:

The District
Attn: Executive Director Search
128 North 5th Street
Quincy, IL 62301

According to the Board of Directors, there is no set time frame yet to name a replacement, they hope to have a new director in place before the end of the year. For more information on The District please log on to