Are you a Downtown Santa Cruz business owner and interested in serving on the Downtown Association Board?
are now being accepted.
It is the Mission of the Downtown Association of Santa Cruz to provide leadership, in order to create, promote and develop Downtown Santa Cruz as a vibrant and successful business, entertainment, residential and community center.
The Board of Directors is composed of individuals representing assessed businesses within the Business Improvement District. Each Board member agrees to serve a two year term and is eligible to serve up to three consecutive terms.
The Board’s charge is to ensure that funds are raised and spent responsibly, that the organizational structure and its policies are feasible and efficient, and that the organization works to fulfill its mission and represent its members.
Board meetings focus on policy and prioritization and review of the work of staff and the individual committees. At meetings, members collectively set policies, address legal issues, coordinate planning and review financial statements. Each year in March and April, the Board approves the annual budget. The Board Chair, works with the Executive Director to set meeting agendas.
The Downtown Association Board meets monthly on the third Tuesday at 8:30am, currently via Zoom. For a list of current board members
visit our website
If you are interested in being considered for the Board please submit yourself for nomination here by Monday, June 22nd.
Please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly as well.
Abra Allan, Interim Executive Director
Sonja Brunner, Operations Director and Membership Coordinator