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Board of Directors



2020 DECI Board of Directors


The Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. Board of Directors is charged with fulfilling the organization’s purpose of promoting the development of business, cultural resources and activities within Downtown Eau Claire.

COMPOSITION

The Board consists of twenty-one individuals appointed as either Elected Directors or Perpetual Directors. Fourteen Elected Directors represent the businesses, neighborhoods and individuals of Downtown, and serve a two-year term. The seven Perpetual Directors represent the City Manager, City Council, UW-Eau Claire, and each of Downtown’s Business Improvement Districts (South Barstow, North Barstow, Water Street, and West Grand), and do not have a term limit.

MEETINGS

Regular meetings of the Board of Directors are scheduled for the first Wednesday of each month. Meeting dates and times are schedule to change. All meetings are open to the public.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

View the Executive Committee below.

2020 Officers
President Zan Degen
Vice President Disa Wahlstrand
Secretary Emilu Starck
Treasurer Rachel Kjos
Presidential Appointee Aaron Brice


Board Members

View the Board Roster below.

NameRepresentingRepresenting Link
Aaron Brice Water Street BID Visit website
Zan Degen Mayo Clinic Health System Visit website
Amy Erickson Latitude 44 Yoga Studio Visit website
Graham Barnes JB Systems Visit website
Mike Dill Royal Credit Union Visit website
Julia Johnson S. Barstow BID Visit website
Michelle Koehn The Community Table Visit website
Rachel Kjos JAMF Visit website
Brian Maki Volume One Visit website
Jason Manz North Barstow/Medical BID Visit website
Dale Peters City of Eau Claire Visit website
Scott Rannila Associated Bank Visit website
Mike Rindo University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire Visit website
Bob Schraufnagel North Riverfronts Neighborhood Visit website
Ann Sessions West Grand Avenue BID Visit website
Peggy O'Halloran Third Ward Neighborhood Visit website
Emilu Starck Ruder Ware Visit website
Rose Vincent Offbeats Violin & Guitar Visit website
Disa Wahlstrand Ayres Associates Visit website
Terry Weld Eau Claire City Council Visit website 
Nick White Chippewa Valley Tours Visit website