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

Senior Financial Advisor

Marshall Anderson

Vice President of Government Affairs

Sarah Brothers

Director of Marketing & Communications

Carolyn Perkins

Executive Assistant & Board Liaison

Taylor Stahl

Membership & Events 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

Program Manager Outreach Services

Latara Hamilton

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Jill Kernes

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Keturah Jackson

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Lyssa Melonakos-Harrison

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Marlene Ayala

Homeless Outreach Coordinator

Sabrina Washington

Travel Coordinator

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