Why Join DSA?

We’re a nonprofit membership organization focused on creating a healthy, vibrant downtown. We believe when downtown thrives, the whole city flourishes. Our membership includes 1,700 businesses, nonprofits and downtown residents. While our members join DSA for different reasons, they all share a love of downtown and a desire to help shape our city. Membership in DSA gives you access, influence and opportunity: access to member-only events, information, business experts and political leaders; a chance to influence critical public policy issues; and countless opportunities to network and grow your business.


What Our Members Are Saying

As a DSA member, you’re part of a community of people who love downtown and care about the future of this city. Join us and become a City Maker.

New Members

Ankrom Moisan was founded in 1983 to provide integrated architectural, interior, and urban design services to our clients. We are now a national firm with offices in Portland, Seattle, and San Francisco offering branding and identity services in addition to the traditional architectural disciplines. Our portfolio includes award-winning mixed-use housing, senior living communities, affordable housing, workplace, higher education, hospitality, and healthcare projects.

We create places that encourage human interaction and believe that an integrated approach to design produces the best ideas. We are curious by nature and inspired by the changes that are taking place in the world around us. The quality of our work begins with our people, and we work diligently to develop teams who produce excellent work and offer extraordinary service to our clients. We see opportunities where others see problems and continue to promote a culture that challenges assumptions and delivers creative solutions.

Fulcrum created CATS Enterprise Asset Management software to help businesses track, locate and manage their assets and inventory. We specialize in scanning, collecting and validating field data to identify cost savings with integrations to your Accounting or Financial ERP system.

At Jacobs, our focus on building long-term client relationships has helped us become one of the largest and most diverse companies in our industry. Today, our more than 74,000 employees around the world provide a broad range of technical services to our industrial, commercial and government clients in multiple industries. Our global network includes more than 230 offices with operations in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, India, Australia, Africa, and Asia. With 2018 revenues of $15 billion, we offer full-spectrum support to industrial, commercial, and government clients. Services include scientific and specialty consulting, as well as all aspects of engineering; architecture; construction; program and construction management; and operations and maintenance.

The Mechanical Contractors Association of Western Washington represents contractors who perform construction and service work on plumbing, piping, refrigeration and HVAC systems, primarily in the institutional, commercial and industrial sectors. The Association manages labor relations with its affiliated unions, educates and trains members, participates in legislative advocacy, explores and supports best practices in the mechanical contracting industry, and provides safety consultation. The Association serves approximately 100 mechanical contractors in Western Washington.

Innovated. Integrated. Client-centered. Rushing’s approach is a refreshing shift from traditional engineering and sustainability consulting firms, offering a new model for consulting engineering with holistic designs that support and enhance the vision of their clients. Rushing views buildings and their systems interdependently and provide a full spectrum of integrated services to execute this approach including: mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering, sustainability consulting, energy services, commissioning services and lighting design.

What Members Are Saying

Downtown is growing rapidly, and DSA provides advocacy, direction and a vision for how our city will thrive as our community continues to evolve.

— Tom Douglas, Chef and Restaurateur

Our downtown parks have become safe, lively, active destinations. DSA has led and managed the transformation to vibrant areas for all to enjoy.

— Bob Donegan, Ivar's

Contact Us

If you’re interested in learning more about the benefits of DSA membership, please contact our Member Relations team: