our team

ashley burbul
administrative coordinator
downtown enthusiast. transit commuter. here to help you navigate your mpls downtown.
dan collison
director of downtown partnerships
bike commuter. well read. passionate about advancing downtown neighborhoods.
steve cramer
president & ceo
baseball fan. morning workout. leader of the pack.
meghan gustafson
director of events and programming
music savant. lunch connoisseur. shaping your downtown experience one event at a time.
jake lawson
communications intern
seeking adventure. puppy father. helping to promote downtown one story at a time.
victoria menchaca
events and operations intern
resident foodie. happy hour. focused on operating extraordinary events.
ann moore
controller
avid reader. wooded paths. crunching numbers to make downtown dynamic.
sara peterson
marketing and events intern
minnesota native. tap dancer. connecting with people to enhance downtown events.
mark rausch
director of operations
fresh air. family fun. bringing operations to life.
kathryn reali
chief operating officer
downtown resident. cabin goer. deep in the details building your downtown.
mark remme
communications manager
movie quotes. sports fanatic. got a story about downtown, he’d love to hear it.
ben shardlow
director of urban design
family man. avid bicyclist. helps to shape our public realm.
marybeth weisberg
membership director
baker extraordinaire. witty gal. has her eye on you for membership, join the story.
leah wong
vice president of external relations
mpls lover. outdoor adventures. a downtown champion who wants to connect with you on all things downtown.