Downtown Management Board

The Downtown Management Board (DMB) promotes East Lansing's downtown through a variety of marketing and creative placemaking efforts. These campaigns are designed to encourage people to shop, dine, live and invest in downtown East Lansing.
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

City Staff

Apply for a Vacancy

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