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

Jan Branham

Executive Administrative Assistant

ANA valdez

Finance Officer

Tim Archer

Public Space Manager

Katy Houston

Marketing Specialist

Board of Directors

Stuart Coppedge, Chair

RTA Architects

Davin Neubacher, Vice Chair

Navakai Inc.

Tammy Shuminsky, Secretary/Treasurer

Insurance Technologies

Russ ware, BID Chair*

The Wild Goose Meeting House


Olive Real Estate Group

Jamie Brown THompson, Downtown Ventures Chair*


Mike Edmonds

Colorado College

Sam Eppley

Sparrow Hawk Cookware

warren epstein

Pikes Peak Community College

*ex officio

Chris Jenkins

Nor’wood Development Group

Jon Khoury

Cottonwood Center for the Arts

ian lee

Lee Spirits Co./Cardinal Financial

Peter m. maiurro

United States Olympic and Paralympic Museum

Laura Neumann


hannah parsons

Barn Owl

Peter Scoville

Colorado Springs Commercial

John Spears

Pikes Peak Library District

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

Bobby Mikulas

Downtown Review Board

Peter Wysocki

City of Colorado Springs