Vice President, Central City and Downtown Services
Lynnae is the vice president of central city/downtown services as well as the executive director of the Downtown Clean & Safe District. In her role, she oversees the district's $4.2 million budget, funded by downtown property owners, which includes cleaning and security programs, downtown retail recruitment and retention efforts, the holiday lighting program, among more.
Lynnae served for nearly 28 years at the Portland Police Bureau before joining the Alliance. While at the Portland Police Bureau, Lynnae served for 17 years in command and senior leadership assignments, including assistant chief of operations and interim chief. She currently serves as a volunteer instructor for holistic self-defense classes for women and girls through the Police Bureau's WomenStrength and GirlStrength programs.
Lynnae holds a bachelor's degree in psychology and criminal justice from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota. She also holds a master's of public administration from Lewis and Clark College.