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

BOOTS Construction Company (BOOTS) is a commercial General Contractor operating in Colorado since 2001 and recently expanded our footprint to the Puget Sound region. We present a history of excellence and personal attention on more than 2,000 projects in the following markets: corporate interiors, legal offices, lobbies and common areas, healthcare, life sciences, retail, restaurant, exterior renovations, structural modifications, and specialized tenant improvements.

PNC is one of the largest diversified financial services institutions in the United States, organized around its customers and communities for strong relationships and local delivery of retail and business banking. We help strengthen the communities where we live and work by providing resources that improve education, create stability and enhance well-being. This model allows us to address the unique needs of each of the communities we serve, through products and services, financial education, targeted equity investments and philanthropic initiatives.

RSM’s purpose is to deliver the power of being understood to our clients, colleagues and communities through world-class audit, tax and consulting services focused on middle market businesses. The clients we serve are the engine of global commerce and economic growth, and we are focused on developing leading professionals and services to meet their evolving needs in today’s ever-changing business environment.

RSM US LLP is the U.S. member of RSM International, a global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms with more than 43,000 people in more than 120 countries. For more information, visit, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and/or connect with us on LinkedIn.

Wallace Wilkins, Ph.D., serves as organizational psychologist, professional coach and mediator of workplace conflicts. A graduate of UW, Wally specializes in coaching angry/aggressive/disruptive leaders and people who have engaged in sexual harassment. His practical strategies and solution-focused workshops help individuals and organizations create low-stress, low-conflict, high achievement. 206-284-1943.

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: