Who We Are
Parsons Area Merchants Association (PAMA) is a nonprofit organization that promotes and supports existing businesses and property owners in the Parsons Avenue Corridor and throughout South Columbus.
PAMA works to achieve vibrant and sustainable economic development in South Columbus, especially promoting existing businesses, local food and green businesses, local artists, and other local businesses and social services that support and develop the South Columbus workforce and our families.
PAMA promotes and supports local entrepreneurs to create and grow new sustainable businesses, and PAMA promotes and supports the diversity of South Columbus as an economic and social development strength.
Where We Serve
We are happy to serve businesses within the Columbus South Side Area Commission boundaries.
Kathryn F. Green, President
Open , Vice President
Carla Fountaine, Treasurer
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Lisa Snyder, Secretary
The Neighborhood Design Center
Past President, PAMA Board
Iron Fortress Security
Community Development for All People
Ex Officio Members
Parsons Avenue Redevelopment Corporation
Columbus Metropolitan Library - Parsons Branch
ALTHOUGH DIFFERENT IN MISSION FROM PAMA, PAMA AND PARC OFTEN WORK TOGETHER ON PROJECTS THAT ARE BENEFICIAL TO THE COMMUNITY.