Mission

The Downtown Everett Association (DEA) is committed to advancing and growing Downtown Everett as a vibrant economic, cultural, and governmental center through leadership, advocacy, and the ongoing administration of a business improvement area (BIA). The organization's membership is comprised of property owners who support the revitalization of Everett's historic central core through annual fee assessments.

The Downtown Everett Association focuses on specific priorities geared toward injecting new life into Everett's historic central core. Our priorities are proven methods for rejuvenating urban areas.

  • Create a safe and clean environment
  • Keep members educated and informed
  • Provide representation to media and government
  • Enhance quality business and commerce
  • Encourage residential development
  • Support long-term parking solutions

Board of Directors

President
Craig Skotdal
Skotdal Real Estate

Treasurer
Owen Bargreen
Colby HMB LLC

Director
Bobby Thompson
Housing Hope

Director
Marilyn Boe
HomeStreet Bank

Vice President
Sean Straub
Videri Group

Secretary
Lang Nelson
BlueSteel LLC

Director
Jim Staniford
Vintage Cafe

Director
Lanie McMullin
City of Everett

BOARD MEETING SCHEDULE

Wednesday, February 21 at noon in the DEA Office

Wednesday, March 21 at 3 p.m. in Conference Room 1 of the Edward D. Hansen Conference Center (Membership Meeting - open to all)