Staff & Board

Downtown Partnership Staff

Susan Edmondson

President & CEO

Laurel Prud’homme

Vice President Marketing & Communications

Chelsea Gondeck

Director of Planning & Mobility

katie frank

Economic Development Manager

Tim Archer

Public Space Manager

Katy Houston

Digital Communications Manager

ANA valdez

Finance Officer

Board of Directors

warren epstein, chair

Pikes Peak Community College

Jen Furda, Vice Chair


peter maiurro, Treasurer

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum

Amber Ptak, Secretary

Pikes Peak Community Health Partnership

David Neubacher, Immediate Past Chair


simon penner, BID Chair*

Miramonte Commercial


ISR Strategies

Colin Christie, Downtown Ventures Chair*

Neon Pig Creative

Terrell Brown

Hillside Connection

David Dahlin

Pikes Peak Community Foundation

Mike Edmonds

Colorado College

Ben Gallegos-Pardo


Seth harvey


Natasha Hutson

U.S. Bank

Laura Neumann

LN Business Consulting

Peter Scoville

Colorado Springs Commercial

John Spears

Pikes Peak Library District

Advisory Council

dani barger

Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC

Brian Cortez

Colorado Springs School District 11

Cindy Newsome

Colorado Springs Utilities

kenny hodges

El Paso County


Doug Price

Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau

Jariah Walker

Colorado Springs Urban Renewal Authority

Bobby Mikulas

Downtown Review Board

Peter Wysocki

City of Colorado Springs

Whitley crowe

Southwest Downtown Business Improvement District