DSA Board

Our volunteer Board of Directors brings a wealth of experience and passion to DSA. From professional services to retail and from real estate to the arts, our board members represent a variety of businesses and nonprofit organizations. Several board members are also downtown Seattle residents. The board oversees the implementation of DSA’s strategic plan and provides leadership for our vision of ensuring a downtown for everyone.

Officers

Board Members

Patrick Callahan

CEO

Urban Renaissance Group LLC

Marcus Charles

General Partner, Principal

Belltown Hospitality Group

Cary Clark

Chief Strategy Officer

Argosy Cruises

Dave Cuthill

President & COO

Clise Properties

Colleen Echohawk

Executive Director

Chief Seattle Club

Sean Foley

Washington Commercial Banking Leader

KeyBank

Ed Goines

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Government Affairs

Seattle Seahawks

Patrick Gordon

Principal

ZGF Architects LLP

Bernie Griffin

Managing Director

5th Avenue Theatre

James Hendricks, P.h.D

President

Seattle Children’s Research Institute

Pamela Hinckley

CEO

Tom Douglas Restaurants

Mark Houtchens

President

The Vance Corp.

Gerry Johnson

Managing Partner

Pacifica Law Group

Greg Johnson

President

Wright Runstad & Co.

Megan Karch

Chief Executive Officer

Islandwood

Quentin Kuhrau

President & CEO

Unico Properties LLC

Paul Lambros

Executive Director

Plymouth Housing Group

Jane Lewis

Principal

Pine Street Group LLC

Chad Mackay

President/COO

Fire + Vine Hospitality

Jack McCullough

Partner

McCullough Hill Leary, PS

Carla Murray

Senior Vice President Operations West

Marriott International

Jim Neal

Managing Principal

Talon Private Capital

Blake Nordstrom

President

Nordstrom

Roger Nyhus

President & CEO

Nyhus Communications LLC

Kathy O’Kelley

Senior Property Manager

Hines

Natalie Price

Senior Vice President

Allison+Partners

Kris Richey Curtis

Managing Director

JLL

Fred Rivera

Executive Vice President & General Counsel

Seattle Mariners

Kimerly Rorschach

CEO

Seattle Art Museum

Charles Royer

Downtown Resident

Rita Ryder

Director Association Services

YWCA USA

John Schoettler

Vice President Global Real Estate and Facilities

Amazon

Ryan Smith

Principal

Martin Smith Inc

Coleen Spratt

Managing Director / REMS Puget Sound

Colliers International

Angela Stowell

President & CEO

FareStart

Beth Takekawa

Executive Director

Wing Luke Museum

Todd Timberlake

Chief Real Estate Officer

University of Washington

Bill Weisfield

Prinicipal

Elliott Bay Asset Solutions

Amy White

Senior Communications Officer, Community Relations and Public Affairs

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Donald Wise

President & CEO

Metzler Real Estate

Sung Yang

Principal

Pacific Public Affairs

Ex Officio Board Members

Aaron Blankers

MID Ratepayer Advisory Board Chair; Assistant Vice President, Washington Holdings

Allegra Calder

Downtown Residents Council Chair; Principal, BERK Consulting

Emeritus Board Members

Bill Bain

Consulting Design Partner

NBBJ

A.M. Clise

Chairman & CEO

Clise Properties Inc

Mike Flynn

Principal

Mike Flynn & Associates

Joshua Green III

Chairman

Joshua Green Corporation

Matt Griffin

Principal and Managing Partner

Pine Street Group L.L.C.

John Hanley

Downtown Resident

Yogi Hutsen

President

Coastal Hotel Group

Stephen Koehler

President

Koehler & Co.

Bill Lewis

Chairman

Lease Crutcher Lewis

Jane Rakay Nelson

Attorney at Law

Kantor Taylor Nelson Evatt & Decina PC

Richard Redman

Chairman Emeritus

Sellen Construction Co.

J. Michael Rona

Principal

Rona Consulting Group

H. Jon Runstad

Chairman & CEO

Wright Runstad & Co.

Judith Runstad

Of Counsel

Foster Pepper PLLC

Richard Stevenson

Clise Properties

Frederic Weiss

President

Weiss Jenkins Properties