The City of Middlesborough, Kentucky, (population 9,626) located in Southeast Kentucky in Bell County, is one of the largest communities in the Tri-State area. At the foot of the Cumberland Gap on the opposite side of the border from Tennessee and Virginia, Middlesborough has a storied past stretching from Daniel Boone, to an industrial boom in the 1890s, and a colorful story around bootlegging in the 20th century.
- Cultural Resource Survey: Documented over 291 historic buildings and presented results in an online database at RuskinArc.
- Downtown Revitalization: Served as Executive Director of the Middlesborough Main Street program from 2008 to 2012.
- Heritage Tourism: Wrote Bootleggers Tour.
- Historic Preservation: Restored George Washington Pridemore House at 406 North 25th Street.