Erin SilkOriginally from Columbia, MD. Erin graduated from Towson University with a bachelors in business management. Her Grandparents moved to Venice 20 years ago. Her great-grandmother lived in Sarasota. Erin is fourth generation to start life in the Northeast and move to Sarasota County. “My family loves Venice and Sarasota, moving here was a natural decision,” said Erin. Now a resident of Venice for two years and a half years as CEO of Venice MainStreet, Inc.

Since 1988 Venice MainStreet, Inc has operated as a volunteer driven, 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in our community by preserving, protecting, and promoting historic downtown Venice.

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