Meet Our Team

Executive Office

Julie Underdahl, President & CEO

Implements at the Board’s strategic direction the BID’s plans to creatively plan, manage, and promote CCN as a premier live, work, shop/dine, stay destination including programs for marketing/communications/events;  the design and maintenance of the BID’s streetscape; improvements to parking/mobility/economic development; and for advocacy with city government and other decision makers and stakeholders.


Physical Environment

Susan Fry, Director of Physical Environment

Oversight of streetscape, maintenance, operations, landscape enhancement programs and visitor experience in the public realm






Patrick Allison, Physical Environment Specialist

Landscape activities, plant health care, snow removal, quality control and contractor compliance






Zach Wagner, Assistant Physical Environment Coordinator

Daily streetscape, infrastructure and landscape inspection; monitoring of operations team and contractor performance; coordination with the City of Denver on work of contractors and other impacts in the public right of way 



Marketing, Communications & Events

Jenny Starkey, Director of Marketing & Community Relations

Oversight of marketing, communications and events, media, business development and community outreach 






Kate Lynch, Senior Marketing & Communications Specialist

Messaging, creative and design, website, banners and kiosks, advertising and storytelling 






Caitlyn Dehn, Events & Programming Specialist

Event coordination, social media, shopping and dining directory, retail and business point of contact






Economic Development

Brian Phetteplace, Director of Economic Development

Research, property owner and manager outreach, parking/mobility program, and retail development/retention programs