May 23, 2024
Meet the Team

DPOB Staff

Whether they’re sweeping the streets, planting flowers in Center Plaza, or raising money to support minority-owned businesses Downtown, the DPOB team is a diverse group of individuals all working hard to make Downtown Baltimore better.

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Working Behind the Scenes to Make Baltimore Great

DPOB Admin Team Members


Shelonda Stokes

Job title in your own words: "I'm the conductor of an amazing orchestra of team members working together to help keep Downtown clean, safe, and vibrant!"

Chief Operating Officer

Maria Evora

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Chief Financial Officer

Cheis Garrus

Senior Vice President, Hospitality & Safety

William "Bill" Marcus


Vice President, Strategic Partnerships

Linda House

Vice President, Community Outreach

Nick Usher

Job title in your own words: The Facilitator

Vice President, Parks, Plazas, & Greenspaces

Steve Robinson

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Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Susan Brown

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Senior Director, Public Space Maintenance

Laqusia Wade

Job title in your own words: Boss Lady

Director, Economic Development

Emily Breiter

Job title in your own words: Promoter of Creativity

‪Director, Economic Development

Amy Seitz

Director, Hospitality

Alexander McNair

Director, Payroll

Regina Green

Job title in your own words: The Great Keeper of NUMBERS

‪Director, Grants Administration and Compliance

Derrick Scott

Director, Community Affairs

Sydni Snaggs

Director, Marketing

Nicole Rohrer

Director, Business Development

Chrissy Schifkovitz

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Director, Parks, Plazas, & Greenspaces

Lashonda Wright

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IT Systems Analyst

Anthony Reid

Project Manager, Operations

Linda Henry

Job title in your own words: Cruise Ship Director

Manager, Accounting

Kimberly Bell

Job title in your own words: Official Ripper of Checks from Check Stubs

Staff Accountant

Peter Plangetis

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Manager, Homeless Outreach

Corey Hargrove

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Manager, Homeless Outreach

Geon Floyd

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Manager, Homeless Outreach

Faneca Porter

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Manager, Homeless Outreach

Flora Jones

‪Commercial Revitalization Manager

Germaine Prince

‪Digital Content Creator

Oluwa-Yemisi Okunola

Senior Executive Assistant

Joy Handy-Lane

Job title in your own words: "I absolutely love working hard in the background supporting successful projects and events!"

Administrative Assistant

Kayela McNeal

Receptionist & Dispatcher

Jitiba Cottman

Assistant, Building Maintenance

Jewelry Huntley

Job title in your own words: Keeper Of Things Looking Good

The Faces on the Streets

DPOB Operations Team

Donald Askew*

Operations *Supervisor

Thomas Clements*

Operations *Supervisor

Joe Diffenbaugh*

Operations *Supervisor

Carl Johnson*

Parks *Supervisor

Patricia Macklin*

*Supervisor, Downtown Cleaning Corps

Brandon Merritt*

Operations *Supervisor

Jameel Talley*

Operations *Supervisor

Sean Allen

Robert Archer

Downtown Baltimore Guide

Antoine Artes

Michael Baskerville

Clean Streets Ambassador

Reginald Blackwell

Clean Streets Ambassador

Vangie Boisseau

Downtown Baltimore Guide

Eddie Buie

Clean Streets Ambassador

Walter Bush

Clean Streets Ambassador Compactor Driver

Lee Chew

Downtown Baltimore Guide

Sammey Clowney

Downtown Baltimore Guide

Willam Dowery

Demetri Easter

Devrile Edmonds

Clean Streets Ambassador

Jeffrey Fortune

Clean Streets Ambassador

Zakiyya Holloman

Lamont Holt

Anwar Johnson

Clean Streets Ambassador

Daniel Jones

Clean Streets Ambassador

Shanica Jones

Clean Streets Ambassador, Sweeper Operator

Kelly Kimble

Downtown Baltimore Guide

Tiffany Lam

Park Steward

Austin Lockwood

Park Steward

Wendell Matthews

Thomas Miller

Patricia Pittman

Downtown Baltimore Guide

Ryan Rodgers

Park Steward

Nathaniel Salter

Park Steward

Judah Sanders

Downtown Baltimore Guide

Chaz Sewell-Bay

Park Leader of Public Landscaping

James Stafford

Jeffrey Taylor

Dwayne Tisdale

Clifton Townes

Clean Streets Ambassador, Compactor Driver

Joseph Townes

Robert Ward

Downtown Baltimore Guide

Keiyonna Watkins

Mathew Wendell

Park Steward

Thomas White

Antawane Williams

Clean Streets Ambassador

Antoine Williams