As the Associate Manager of Member Engagement, Tali manages the National Main Street Center’s membership program. This includes developing member engagement and recruitment strategy, serving as the primary contact for member support, and maintaining the member database. She also oversees The Point, NMSC’s online member networking community. Prior to joining the Center in 2014, Tali was an elementary school teacher in Milwaukee, working in some of the city’s most underserved communities. Tali graduated with a degree in English and Secondary Education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.