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Board members from among Property Owners, Business Owners and other stakeholders, many of whom have served on the Steering Committee for Discover Polk, were appointed on 5 September 2018.  Officers were elected from amongst their number by the Board.

Discover Polk CBD Board Officers

  • President and CEO: Tiffany Yang

  • Chief Financial Officer: ¬†Christopher Bluse

  • Secretary: ¬†Judith Roddy

Directors at Large (alphabetically by surname):

  • Michael Anthony, Property Owner (Maple Hall, Polk Street)

  • Ray Bair, Business Owner (Cheese Plus)

  • Stephen Cornell, Business Owner (Brownie’s Hardware)

  • Gilbert Hoh, Property & Business Owner (Buffalo Theory)

  • Annie Yang Jamil, Stakeholder

  • Suzanne Markel-Fox, Property Owner

  • Michael Petricca, Stakeholder (Academy of Art University)

  • Stephanie Rubenstein, Business Owner (CorePower Yoga)

  • Luc Torres, Business Owner (robber baron)

  • George Yu, Property Owner