Meet Our Team

Executive Office

President & CEO

Julie Underdahl

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

Director of Physical Environment

Susan Fry

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


Assistant Physical Environment Coordinator

Zach Wagner

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 


Administrative Assistant 

Kate Martin

Accounts Payable/Receivable, office management, customer service, CCN gift card program coordinator


Operations Team

Graffiti removal, snow removal, overall beautification of BID, lawn care, leaf removal and trash/recycling collection

Marketing, Communications & Events

Director of Marketing & Community Relations

Jenny Starkey

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


Senior Marketing & Communications Specialist

Kate Lynch

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


Senior Events & Outreach Coordinator

Caitlyn Dehn

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

Economic Development

Director of Economic Development

Brian Phetteplace

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


Administrative Coordinator

Marian Tuin

CEO scheduling, Board and committee support, HR and administrative oversight