Staff & Board

Downtown Partnership Staff

Susan Edmondson

President & CEO

Laurel Prud’homme

Vice President of Communications

Claire Swinford

Director of Urban Engagement


Director of Planning and Mobility

Alexander armani-munn

Economic Development Specialist

Margo Baker

Administrative & Membership Coordinator

ANA valdez

Finance Officer

Tim Archer

Public Space Manager

Katy Hartshorn

Marketing Coordinator

Board of Directors

Stuart Coppedge, Chair

RTA Architects

Davin Neubacher, Vice Chair

Navakai Inc.

Tammy Shuminsky, Secretary/Treasurer

Insurance Technologies

Alison Murray, IMMEDIATE PAST Chair

First Presbyterian Church

Bill Nelson, BID Chair*

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie


ISR Strategies

David Lord, Downtown Ventures Chair*


Gary Butterworth

Pikes Peak Community Foundation

Mike Edmonds

Colorado College

*ex officio


Sparrow Hawk Cookware

Warren Epstein

Pikes Peak Community College

Steve Ingham

Academy Bank

Chris Jenkins

Nor’wood Development Group

Jon Khoury

Cottonwood Center for the Arts

hannah parsons

Exponential Impact

Peter Scoville

Cushman & Wakefield

John Spears

Pikes Peak Library District

Jennifer Taylor

MFG! Milestones for Growth

Larry Yonker

Springs Rescue Mission

Advisory Council

Stuart Coppedge

Downtown Review Board

Glenn Gustafson

Colorado Springs School District 11

dani barger

Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC

Cindy Newsome

Colorado Springs Utilities

kenny hodges

El Paso County

Doug Price

Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau

Jariah Walker

Colorado Springs Urban Renewal Authority

Peter Wysocki

City of Colorado Springs