Meet the Team

Meet the individuals committed to overseeing the Downtown Portland Clean & Safe District, and its enhancing programs and services.


President & CEO
Andrew Hoan


Vice President & Executive Director
Mark Wells


Operations Director
Steve Wytcherley


Senior Director, Downtown Programs
Sydney Mead


Director, Downtown Activations
Emily Halvorson


Executive Assistant, Board Liaison & Office Manager
Chelsie Kinney


Downtown Advocacy Coordinator
Meikelo Cabbage


Sidewalk Ambassador
Kay Floyd


Downtown Portland Clean & Safe is an affiliate of the Portland Business Alliance.
For operational efficiencies, staff is shared with the Portland Metro Chamber, including:


Executive Vice President, Public Affairs
Jon Isaacs


Senior Director, Strategic Communications
Katie Mongue


Senior Director, Finance and Operations
Ariana Alejandres


Director, Media Affairs
Tina Sillers


Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
Ben Forstag


Communications Coordinator
Katie Yates


Communications Coordinator
Katie Golab


Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Tessa Peterson
Kimpton Hotels

Chair Elect

Chair Emeritus
Vanessa Sturgeon
TMT Development

Amanda Lowthian
Travel Portland

Secretary/ Chair of Governance Committee
Jim Mark
Melvin Mark Companies

Eric Bowler
Fortune/The Music Trust

Eric Farley
Fountain Plaza Condos

Matt Goodman
Downtown Development Group

Board of Directors

Dyann Bernatz
World Trade Center

Marie Browne
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Portland

Travis Drilling
Lincoln Property Company

Keren Eichen
Unico Properties

Michelle Micciche
Schnitzer Properties

Amalia Mohr
LRS Architects

Al Nicknabard
Parking NW

Elizabeth Nye
Lan Su Chinese Garden

Terrence Paschal
The Standard

Tuyen Phan
40 Lbs.

Amy Rathfelder
NW Natural

Avaly Scarpelli

Mark Schlesigner
Schlesinger Companies

Penny Serrurier
Stoel Rives

Brooke Turner
Washington Trust Bank


Devin Reynolds
City of Portland

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