Our Board Members are individuals who have an understanding of and passion for what Downtown districts mean to a city. They either own property or represent a business operating within the district boundaries. Collectively, they have a desire to ensure that Downtown Saskatoon remains vibrant and inviting. Thanks kindly to each for their support!

Chris Beavis, Chair Hotel Senator, 21st Street Brewery, Winston’s
Cynthia Block Ward 6 – City Councillor
Blair Chapman Saskatoon Business College
Kevin Johnson Cushman & Wakefield Saskatoon
Shaunna Leyte EY
Ashala Naidu Naidu Legal
Mark Wolff myComply + Advance-Tek
Sara Wheelwright Trusted Marketing Services
Lyndon Laprairie PwC
Tara Faris Midtown Shopping Centre



Today’s Board Members were preceded by many other volunteers of our community, who dedicated their time, knowledge + energy to making Downtown Saskatoon, and formerly the Partnership, a successful organization. These include:

Past Board Members: Cathy Allen, Dale Beavis, Lydia Bellan, Ron Berry, Tamara Bowman, Greg Broadbent, Andrew Butler, Bill Campbell, Bob Campbell, Alderman Morris Chernesky, Bob Christie, Councillor Charlie Clark, Devin Clarke, Councillor Troy Davies, Dave Denny (Chair), Bert Dings, Bill East, Derek Fahl, Doug Fast, Shea Ferster, Jacqueline Gallagher, Kathleen Girardeau, Shaun Grinde, Councillor Darren Hill, Councillor Elaine Hnatyshyn, Byron Horachek, Shannon Jakes, Della Keen, Ron Klombies, Betty-Anne Latrace-Henderson, Dan Lapointe, Paul Leier, Dr. Darcy Lukenchuk, Tom Molloy, Terry Napper, Depesh Parmar, Jayesh Parmar, Alderman Glen Penner, Ray Penner, Darrell Remai, Dennis Richardson, Chris Ryder, Janice Sander, James Shafer (Chair), George Tennent, DonnaLyn Thorsteinson, Wanda Underhill, Alderman Kate Waygood, John Williams, Roxanne Woodley, and Susan Zwarych

* It is a new endeavour to list our past Board Members. Were you or someone you know involved, but missing from our list? With our sincere apologies, please contact us with information.



James Shafer (Chair), Ron Berry (Vice-Chair), Dale Beavis (Secretary-Treasurer), Lydia Bellan, Bob Campbell, Alderman Morris Chernesky, Bert Dings, Bill East, Ron Klombies, Dan Lapointe, Tom Molloy, Darrell Remai, Dennis Richardson, and Kent Smith Windsor (Executive Director)

Future Board Members

We currently do not have open board positions.
Downtown Saskatoon will accept applications anytime, and they will be held until such time as vacancies do open up. Interested candidates may apply here.