Our Executive Director

Shahn Douglas

Shahn Douglas

Our Leadership Team

The Board of Directors is a diverse group of leaders representing a variety of downtown Las Vegas stakeholders including businesses of all sizes and industries who provide strategic direction and oversight for the organization.

Patrick Reilly

Chair of the Board

Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Bill Paredes

Vice Chair

Managing Director, Commercial Banking, Bank of Nevada

Joe Woody, CPA

Secretary and Treasurer

Chief Financial Officer, IKE Gaming, Inc. fka Exber, Inc., El Cortez Hotel and Casino

Corey Fagan

Secretary and Arts & 
Culture Chair

Executive Director, First Friday Foundation

Dulcinea Rongavilla

Communications Chair

Vice President, Cragin & Pike

Audrea Hooper

Engagement Chair

Owner of Till Death Do Us Party

Cody Sims

Operations Chair

Field Marketing Director, Cox Business

Patrice L. Fontenot

Membership Chair

Lead of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Zappos.com

Members at Large

Andrew Simon

President & CEO, Fremont Street Experience

Seth Schorr

CEO, Fifth Street Gaming & Chairman of Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino

Jonathan Alvarez

CEO, Co-Founder, and Chief of Security at Protective Force International

Jonathan Ullman

Immediate Past-Chair

President & CEO, The Mob Museum

B.C. LeDoux

CCO/Managing Director, Noble Studios

Jeff Victor

Vice President of Operations

Circa Hospitality Group