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Downtown offers the best of Austin, amplified. This is where creativity and ingenuity meet to deliver the latest foodie hotspots, legendary live music venues, one-of-a-kind shops, and year-round outdoor fun. Rock out or relax – it’s your call. LET’S GO

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Board

Meet the leaders guiding our growth.

The Downtown Alliance's passionate board members lend their time and talent to shaping downtown’s future.

 


 

2017-2018 Downtown Austin Alliance

Board and Advisory Board

 

Officers

Chair:  Carol Polumbo, McCall, Parkhurst & Horton, L.L.P.

Vice Chair: Michael Kennedy, Avison Young

Secretary: S. Whitney May Knight, Allensworth & Porter

Treasurer: Jennifer Wiebrand, Gables Residential

 

Large Property Owners

Bob Barnes, IBC Bank

David Bodenman, Highland Resources

Tim Burris, Silicon Labs

Susie Gray, Austin American-Statesman

Tim Hendricks, Cousins Properties Inc.

Drew McQuade, W Hotel

Adam Nims, Trammell Crow Company

Andy Smith, Lincoln Property Company

Fernando Urrutia, Lionstone Investments

 

Medium  PROPERTY OWNERS

Drew Bridges, JMI Realty

Nancy Burns, Norwood Tower Management

Bobby Dillard, Cielo Realty Partners

David Kahn, Colina West

Douglas Manchester, Manchester Financial

Mac Pike, Sutton Company

Jim Ritts, Austin Theatre Alliance

Lance Stumpf, Driskill Hotel

*Jennifer Wiebrand, Gables Residential

 

small  PROPERTY OWNERS

David DeSilva, East Sixth Street Property Improvement District

Allen Green, Wells Fargo Wealth Management

*Charles Heimsath, Capitol Market Research

S. Whitney May Knight, Allensworth & Porter

Leon Shadowen, Brandywine Realty Trust

Joel Sher, Congress Holdings Group

*Sania Shifferd, BOKA Powell, LLC

 

Associate Members

Aaron Vollmer,  RUNA Workshop

Kevin Brown, Waller Law

Kristin Chiles, Google

Larry Graham, Texas Gas Service

Doug Guller, ATX Brands

Jay Hartzell, UT McCombs School of Business

*Jeff Howard, McLean & Howard, L.L.P.

Michael Kennedy, Avison Young

Nikelle Meade, Husch Blackwell

Carol Polumbo, McCall, Parkhurst & Horton LLP

*Steve Roberts, Strasburger & Price LLP

Craig Staley, Royal Blue Grocery

Christann Vasquez, Seton Family of Hospitals

Delaine Ward, Austin Bar Association

 

Public Members

Mayor Steve Adler, City of Austin

Commissioner Gerald Daugherty, Travis County

Molly Beth Malcolm, Austin Community College

Amy Shaw Thomas, University of Texas System

Larry Wallace, Central Health

Senator Kirk Watson, Texas Senate

Linda Watson, Capital Metro

 

Chair Emeritus

Jerry Frey, CBRE

 

Advisory Board Representative to Board of Directors

Tom Stacy, CapRidge Partners

 

*Denotes Committee Chair

 

Advisory Board

John A. Barclay, The John A. Barclay Agency, Inc.

Bobbie Barker, St. David's Community Health Foundation

Sinclair Black, Black & Vernooy Architects

Terry Boothe, T. Boothe Commission Company

Hayden Brooks, American Realty Corporation

O. Philip Breland Jr.

Kent Collins, Centro Development

Cathy Coneway, Stanberry & Associates

C. Wade Cooper, Jackson Walker LLP

Carl Daywood, Carl Daywood Realtors

Sue Edwards, Community Volunteer

Tim Finley, Finley Company

Robert Gaston, Transwestern

John Horton, Horton Investments

Bill Keenan, Wells Fargo Bank

Eva Martin, AT&T

Jim McBride, Blue Sage Capital

Bill McLellan, Community Volunteer

John Nyfeler, The Nyfeler Organization

Tom Petrie, Community Volunteer

Bill Renfro, Community Volunteer

John Rosato, Southwest Strategies Group

Rob Roy, CBRE

Fred Schmidt, Wild About Music

Beverly Silas, Beverly Silas & Associates

Tom Stacy, CapRidge Partners

Jeff Trigger, LaCorsha Development

Will Wynn, Community Volunteer