Board of Directors

A 9-member board, which includes seven business/property owners and two residents, manages and operates the BID, representing over 100 business and property owners within the district.


Current BID Board Members are:


Joshua Welsh, President - Resident (email)
Jeff Commer, Vice Chairperson - Swipeworks (email)
Gwen Benner, Secretary - Dakota Properties (email)
Candace Burrows, Treasurer - BMO Harris Bank (email)
Ted Balistreri - Sendik's Food Market (email)
Tom Dixon - Schwanke-Kasten Jewelers (email)
Leslie Dohr - Resident (email)
Linda Lang - LML Hair Design at Eleta Salon (email)


Board members and community volunteers serve on a number of committees (listed below) which are vital to promoting the BID's mission. Anyone interested in contributing time and energy towards the BID are encouraged to consider joining any of the committees listed below.


Aesthetics & Operations Committee

Economic Restructuring Committee

Finance Committee

Government Affairs Committee

Marketing Committee

Membership Committee


Contact Karen at (414) 964-1400 for more information.