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

Kelly Akers

Communications Specialist

Heidi Anderson

Public Space Program Manager

Amanda Anderson

Outreach Engagement and Administrative Specialist

Fina Araya

Senior Manager, Marketing & Creative Services

Emily Bailor

Senior Manager of Board & Employee Engagement

Katie Bajema

Visual Designer & Web Specialist

Kendle Bjelland

Program Manager

Brian Cannon

Manager, Safety Services

Rhoades Clark

Communications and Marketing Specialist

Lindsay Clarke

Senior Sponsorship Manager

Don Davis

Outreach Case Manager

Mario De La Rosa

Transportation Specialist

Lainne Dexter

Data Manager and Field Survey Specialist

Mohammed Dima

Safety Supervisor

Paul Dobosz

Senior Program Manager, Research & Business Advocacy

Eric Dodd

Lead Public Safety Outreach Case Manager (East Precinct)

Madeline Feig

Outreach Coordinator

Kevin Futhey

Project Manager, Parking and Marketing Programs

Seth Geiser

Manager, Urban Planning & Design

Ryan Gockel

Strategic Initiatives and Special Projects Manager

Patrick Green

Transportation Specialist

Mike Grilli

Focus Team Coordinator

Jacqueline Gruber

Senior Manager, Economic Development

Randy Hambley

Dispatch and Reception

Regnell Hawthorne

Assistant Supervisor Clean Team

Chris Inaba

Safety Supervisor

Andrea Izykowski-Paz

Outreach Case Manager

Joseph Jacobs

Supervisor, Clean Team

Dontay James

Safety Supervisor

Jennie Kovalcik

Senior Specialist, Events & Programming

Elliott Krivenko

Research & Data Manager

Jessica Kwon

Outreach Case Manager

Tanner Lappano

Outreach Engagement and Administrative Specialist

Drayton Lemert

Lead Public Safety Case Manager (West Precinct)

Trevor Mackin

Housing Specialist

Jessica Madrazo

Senior Accounting Specialist

Joya Marsh

Senior Specialist, Member Relations

Danny Mason

Assistant Supervisor, Clean Team

Nate Merrell

Administrative Assistant

Matt Olszewski

Economic Development Specialist

Chris Park

Outreach Manager

Shawn Pullen

Safety Supervisor

Decorlan Roundtree

Assistant Supervisor, Clean Team

James Sido

Senior Manager, Media Relations and Issues Management

Luke Sillonis

Senior Specialist, Events & Programming

Marta Sloan

Mental Health Counselor

Mercedes Stroeve

Transportation Specialist

Blake Sundstrom

Lead Safety Supervisor

Carolyn Tow

Senior Manager, Member Relations

O’Neal Veney

Assistant Supervisor, Clean Team

Steven Walls

Senior Manager, Cleaning Program

Yolanka Wulff

Business Development Manager

Monica Ybarra

Senior Manager, Human Resources