All Staff

Like our members and ratepayers, the DSA staff shares a love of downtown and a desire to make a difference. Whether supporting back-office operations or street-level services, team members are aligned around the DSA mission: to create a healthy, vibrant downtown. Our teams include: operations, advocacy and economic development, communications and marketing, streetscape cleaning, parks and public realm management, hospitality and public safety services, human services outreach, research and market analysis.

Executive Team

Staff Members

Nick Abel

Transportation Specialist

Hassib Abou-Zaki

Manager, Human Resources

Kelly Akers

Senior Communications Specialist

Angelina Alcober

Outreach Case Manager

Tamika Alston

Outreach Supervisor

Fina Araya

Director, Marketing & Creative Services

Emily Bailor

Director, Executive Administration

Katie Bajema

Visual Designer & Web Specialist

Richard Barret

Supervisor, Clean Team

Wren Barulich

Transportation Specialist

Kendle Bjelland

Senior Program Manger

Brian Cannon

Director, Safety, Hospitality & Outreach Services

Sam Dick, Jr.

Supervisor, Safety Team

Mohammed Dima

Supervisor, Safety Team

Adaje Ellison

Outreach Case Manager

Brenda Evans

VP, Finance

Madeline Feig

Senior Specialist

Giselle Ferrufino

Member Relations Specialist

Seth Geiser

Manager, Urban Planning & Design

Ryan Gockel

Director, Strategic Initiatives and Special Projects

Brian Graap

Supervisor, Clean Team

Mike Grilli

Supervisor, Focus Team

Cory Hanger

Supervisor, Safety Team

Regnell Hawthorne

Supervisor, Clean Team

Olivia Holden

Senior Program Manager

Joseph Jacobs

Senior Program Manager, Clean Team

Serina Jones

Mental Health Counselor

Damien Keitt

Outreach Case Manager

Jess Lovett

Outreach Case Manager

Jessica Madrazo

Senior Specialist, Accounting

Jeremiah Melson

Outreach Case Manager

Nate Merrell

Executive Assistant & Employee Engagement Specialist

Ben Morgan

Supervisor, Public Space

Guenevere Neigel

Supervisor, Safety Team

Shawn Pullen

Supervisor, Safety Team

Annabelle Rosborough

Senior Manager, Public Space Programming

Adam Royal

Outreach Case Manager

James Sido

Director, Media Relations & Issues Management

Scott Siemers

Supervisor, Clean Team

Luke Sillonis

Senior Specialist, Events & Programming

Ryan Sparks

Supervisor, Public Space

Blake Sundstrom

Program Manager, Safety Team

Carolyn Tow

Director, Member Relations

Sarah Udelhofen

Transportation Specialist

O’Neal Veney

Supervisor, Clean Team

Steven Walls

Director, Cleaning Services

Monica Ybarra

Director, Human Resources