The Seaside Downtown Development Association (SDDA) has elected new board members. While Darren Gooch of Sunset Empire Park and Recreation and Shannon Perry of Portland Fudge were re-elected to two-year terms, it welcomed Erik Marston of Pizza Harbor.
The following board members were elected to officer positions: President, Ruth Swenson of Hillcrest Inn; Vice President, Greg Boat of Del Sol; Secretary, Stephanie Stevenson of Cotton Club; Treasurer, Keith Chandler of The Seaside Aquarium.
Other Board members are Wayne Poole of The Pig ’N’ Pancake and Russ Vandenburg of the Seaside Convention Center.
The SDDA holds a breakfast meeting at 8:30 a.m. every Thursday at the Pig ’N’ Pancake. All those interested in maintaining a vibrant downtown district for residents and visitors are welcome to attend. For more information about SDDA and its events, go to http://www.seasidedowntown.com. Laurie Mespelt, SDDA executive director, can be reached at 503-717-1914.