Our Organization

About Downtown Inc.

Downtown Inc. is a 501 c(6) non-profit organization focused on making downtown Santa Ana a vibrant and connected place for all. Our board meetings are public bi-monthly meetings at Amusement Park (The Old City Hall Building, 2nd Floor), 3rd St. and Main St. on the second Wednesday at 9am.


2017 Board Meeting Dates:

  • Wednesday, January 25th @9am
  • Wednesday, March 22nd @ 9am
  • Wednesday, May 24th @ 9am
  • Wednesday, July 26th @ 9am
  • Wednesday, September 27th @ 9am
  • Wednesday, December 6th @ 9am

Downtown Inc. – Board of Directors 2017

  • Ryan Chase, President, Property Owner
  • Mike Weisman, Creative Business Owner, Amusement Park
  • Jon Gothold. Creative Business Owner, Amusement Park
  • Dennis Descanio, Lawyer & Building Owner
  • Mike Paxton, Historic Property Building Manager
  • Logan Crow, The Frida Cinema, Non-profit Arts Leader
  • David Price, Architect
  • Tish Leon, Community Activist & Senior Advocate
  • Eddie Quillares, State Farm Insurance Agent
  • Yvonne Flores, DTSA Resident & Real Estate Agent
  • Lamson Nguyen, Entrepreneur/Owner of Yojie Japanese Shabu Shabu
  • Noel Aguirre, Creative Office Broker at Lee & Associates
  • John Chen, Creative Office Developer
  • Sarah Mosqueda, Irenia Restaurant
  • Ex Oficio, Mike Mcgee, Art Professor

Downtown Inc. – Staff & Contractors

  • Ryan Smolar, Lead Consultant
  • Yenny Bernal, Artwalk Coordinator
  • Rachel Potucek, Special Event Production
  • Craig Longiotti, Artwalk Sound Engineer
  • Robert Gutierrez, Social Media Consultant and SAUSD/SAC/Library Liaison
  • Jose Romo, Accountant & Clean & Safe Team Liaison