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Dana Schlagenhaft

Executive Director

Aaron Nolan

Communications Director

Stephanie Marpe

Operations Director

Liz Gonzalez

Senior Communications Manager

Dylan Taylor

Farmers Market Manager

Tracie Kivisto

Senior Event Manager

Kali Campbell

Development Coordinator

Chandler Harris

DWTN Media - Lead Editor & Videographer

Alyx Kivisto

Event Support

Cameranne Winfrey

Event Coordinator

You may be wondering...


Promote community and enhance the Downtown Bentonville experience for everyone.

What's the history of DBI?

The downtown area of Bentonville has undergone a remarkable transformation in recent years, evolving into a world-class destination renowned for its vibrancy and hospitality.

Downtown Bentonville Incorporated, established over two decades ago, has played a key role in revitalizing the city and making it a place that people are eager to visit, discover, and share with others.

The team at DBI strives to provide a secure and enjoyable experience for all those who visit downtown Bentonville.

On behalf of everyone at DBI, welcome to Downtown Bentonville!

How Can I Join Your Mission?

Our non-profit relies on sponsorships, grants, and personal contributions. We can’t do what we do without our partners.
Learn more about giving to Downtown Bentonville Incorporated here:

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Kirk Gober | President

Regional Manager, Schlumberger Scherer Construction

Katie Parsons | Secretary

Director of Municipal Affairs, Runway

Board Members

Brett Meek

Architect, AIA, NCARB|Project Manager at Baldwin & Shell Construction Company

Amanda Horn

Senior Public Relations Director, Crystal Bridges and the Momentary

Jeremiah “BAANG” Pickett

Hip-Hop Artist

Megha Rao

Director, Dhirana Academy of Classical Dance

Randall Hurban

Hight Jackson and Associates

Michelle Dearing

Owner, Engel & Völkers

Lee Culpepper

Vice President of Public Affairs, Walmart

Craig Soos

Rule 10 LLC

Ex Officio

Mayor Stephanie Orman

City of Bentonville

Leslee Wright

Bentonville Public School District

Kalene Griffith

Visit Bentonville

Judge Barry Moehring

Benton County

David Wright

City of Bentonville