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.


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

Where: BEDP meetings are held in person at Burien City Hall, 400 SW 152nd St., 3rd Floor Miller Creek Conference Room and virtually 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:

Agendas and Minutes



Position Number

Term Expires

Dean Anderson

Position 1

March 31, 2027

Garry Crane

Position 2

March 31, 2025

Marie Bravo

Position 3

March 31, 2027

Kim Davis, Chair

Position 4

March 31, 2025

Linda Akey, Vice Chair

Position 5

March 31, 2023

Luis Olivera

Position 6

March 31, 2025

Richard Creamer

Position 7

March 31, 2027

Dave Hinshaw

Position 8

March 31, 2027

Anne Sivley

Position 9

March 31, 2027

Rosario Romero

Position 10

March 31, 2025

Robyn Desimone

Position 12

March 31, 2025

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce, Annie McGrath

Standing Member


Discover Burien, Debra George

Standing Member


King County Labor Council, Billy Hetherington

Standing Member


More Information


Contact [email protected] for questions or information.

Updated August 9, 2023