Downtown Santa Monica, Inc. (DTSM, Inc.)

Downtown Santa Monica, Inc. is a private 501c(3) non-profit organization that works with the City of Santa Monica to manage services and operations in Downtown Santa Monica while promoting economic stability, growth and community life within this unique neighborhood. 


DTSM, Inc. manages the Property-based Business Assessment District bounded by Ocean Avenue to the west, Wilshire Boulevard to the north, Lincoln Boulevard to the east and the Santa Monica Freeway to the south.


Management office hours:

Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. — 5 p.m.



Kathleen Rawson, Chief Executive Officer

Steven Welliver, Deputy Chief Executive 

Mackenzie Carter, Director of Marketing & Communication

Kevin Herrera, Sr. Marketing & Communication Manager

Stephen Bradford, Promenade Manager

Demetrice Hall, Finance Manager

Nick Efron, Public Space Manager

Andrea Korb, Economic Development Manager

Benjamin DeWitte, Research & Data Manager

Laura Borsecnik, Special Events Manager

Hector Soliman-Valdez, Mobility Manager 

John McGill, Field Services Supervisor

Carolynn LaRocca, Administrative Analyst

Linn Wile, Administrative Assistant

Amy Albuera, Administrative Assistant

Melanie Bonilla, Administrative Assistant




For more information, please contact:

Downtown Santa Monica, Inc.

1351 Third Street Promenade, Suite 201

Santa Monica, CA 90401

Phone: 310.393.8355 | Fax: 310.458.3921