Downtown Management Board

The Downtown Management Board (DMB) promotes East Lansing's downtown through a variety of marketing efforts. The marketing campaign is designed to encourage shoppers and visitors to experience downtown East Lansing. 
The DMB is composed of two sub-committees, the Marketing and Business Relations committees, which work together to help market the City's appearance, efficiency and cleanliness. DMB members also serve on the City of East Lansing Maintenance Committee and the East Lansing Parking Task Force. The DMB consists of nine members who serve four-year terms and meet monthly.  


  • Meetings take place the first Tuesday of every month at 2 p.m.
Downtown Management Board Seal

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 

View Agendas & Minutes | View Agendas & Minutes Archives 


  • Justin Hewson, MSUFCU
    Term expires: 2023
  • Mike Krueger, Downtown Development Authority liaison
    Term expires: 2023
  • Sara Frank Hepfer, Financial Technology Inc.
    Term expires: 2024 
  • Greg Ballein, Student Book Store
    Term expires: 2025
  • Ken Campbell, Campbell's Market Basket
    Term expires: 2025
  • Mayor Pro Tem Jessy Gregg, City Government
    Term expires: 2025
  • Lorin Cumberbath, Skin Studio 211
    Term expires: 2026
  • Ali Haider, 7-Eleven
    Term expires: 2026
  • Matthew Tenfelde, Neighborhood member
    Term expires: 2026

City Staff

Apply for a Vacancy

Submit a Board / Commission Application to apply for an appointment to the DMB.