Business and Economic Development Partnership

The Business and Economic Development Partnership (BEDP)’s role is to advise and make recommendations to the City Council regarding the economic development within Burien. 

Meetings

When: 7:30 – 9 a.m., second and fourth Fridays (meeting dates can change)

Where: In response to the Governor's Safe Start - Washington Phased Reopening Plan, meetings will be held via Zoom. If you would like to attend an upcoming virtual meeting of the BEDP, please follow this link at the time of the meeting https://bit.ly/3cDzbe9.

Agendas and Minutes

Members

Appointee

Position Number

Term Expires

Joshua Halpin

Position 1

March 31, 2023

Garry Crane

Position 2

March 31, 2025

Phoenix Cavalier

Position 3

March 31, 2023

Kim Davis

Position 4

March 31, 2025

Linda Akey, Vice Chair

Position 5

March 31, 2023

Luis Olivera

Position 6

March 31, 2025

Hugo Garcia, Chair

Position 7

March 31, 2023

Anthony Hayes

Position 8

March 31, 2023

Nancy Scholl

Position 9

March 31, 2023

Rosario Romero

Position 10

March 31, 2025

Robyn Desimone

Position 12

March 31, 2025

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce, Andrea Reay

Standing Member

n/a

Discover Burien, Debra George

Standing Member

n/a

King County Labor Council, Billy Hetherington

Standing Member

n/a

More Information

Contact

Contact bedp@burienwa.gov for questions or information.