Meet the Team

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

Staff

 

Executive Director
Mark Wells

 

Operations Director
Steve Wytcherley

 

Director, Downtown Programs
Sydney Mead

 

Downtown Retail Advocate
Chase McPherson

 

Legal Assistant
Kae Zariwny

 

Executive Assistant, Board Liaison & Office Manager
Chelsie Kinney

 

Downtown Portland Clean & Safe is an affiliate partner of the Portland Business Alliance, greater Portland’s Chamber of Commerce. Shared staff include:

 

Vice President, Government Affairs
Jon Isaacs

 

Senior Director, Strategic Communications
Vanessa BriseƱo

 

Senior Director, Finance and Operations
Ariana Alejandres

 

Director, Communications & Digital Design
Katie Mongue

 

Director, Government Affairs
Amy Rathfelder

 

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Chair
Terrence Paschal
The Standard

Chair Elect
vacant

Chair Emeritus
Cindy Laurila
World Trade Center Portland

Treasurer
Amanda Lowthian
Travel Portland

Member-at-Large
Jim Mark
Melvin Mark Companies

Member-at-Large
Matt Goodman
Downtown Development Group

Member-at-Large
Vanessa Sturgeon
TMT Development

Member-at-Large
Patrick Gilligan
Lincoln Property Company

Board of Directors

Lisa Donaldson
Unico Properties

Tiffany Hammer
Everett Street Autoworks

Shawn Menashe
Gevurtz Menashe

Michelle Micciche
Harsch Properties

Eric Murfitt
Mercantile Portland

Peter Pappas
Condominium Representative

Tessa Peterson
General Manager, Ace Hotel/Woodlark Hotel

Mark Schlesinger
The Schlesinger Companies

Susan Steward
Building Owners and Managers Association of Oregon (BOMA OREGON)

Brooke Turner
Washington Trust Bank

Ex-Officio

Shawn Campbell
City of Portland

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