Leadership. Advocacy. Results.

The Downtown San Diego Partnership makes ideas happen.

The Downtown San Diego Partnership serves as the leading advocate for the economic vitality and growth of Downtown San Diego. We are a member-based, nonprofit organization with nearly 400 members, representing a variety of business sectors including real estate, technology, banking, law, defense, insurance, communications, energy, and tourism.

Our members are committed to creating a vital and vibrant urban center that benefits the entire San Diego region.

Meet The Team

Betsy Brennan

President & CEO

Justin Apger

Chief Operations Officer

Alonso Vivas

Senior Vice President & Executive Director
Clean & Safe Program

Kaitlin Payne

Senior Vice President
Membership & Events

Alicia Kostick

Vice President
Finance & Administration

Marshall Anderson

Vice President of Government Affairs

Carolyn Perkins

Executive Assistant & Board Liaison

Marco Circosta

Executive Assistant

Taylor Stahl

Membership & Events Manager

Kalei Levy

Economic Development & Policy Manager

Alex Gutierrez

Director of Special Districts

Dani Garcia

Operations Manager
Clean & Safe

Sean Warner

Director of Community Enhancement
Clean & Safe Program

Ernesto Romo

Senior Operations Manager
Clean & Safe Program

Sam Ramirez

Marketing Coordinator

Tyler Duncan

Human Resource Generalist

Aimee Newman

Accounting Manager

Regina Nolte-Ware

Finance and Operations Specialist

Ketra Carter

Homeless Outreach Lead

Latara Hamilton

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Jill Kernes

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Keturah Jackson

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Lyssa Melonakos

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Marlene Ayala

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Steve EvensonĀ 

Homeless Outreach Data Entry

Sabrina Washington

Travel Coordinator

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