Executive Members

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Thomas Hix - President - Property Management

Black Realty Management, Inc

What are three key elements that contribute to downtown success?

We need to have a clean, safe and vibrant downtown for people to live, work and play.

What's your favorite memory of downtown?

I grew up in Spokane and I will never forget the animated window displays during Christmas season in the Crescent windows and Bon Marche window. I also spent time on Riverside Ave cruising and spending time with my friends.

Advisory Members

How to Join the Board

Board membership consists of nineteen persons, all of whom must be Ratepayers in good standing, or representatives thereof. Board positions are designated by geography, business, and property type to ensure that the BID's interests are well represented and served. Members of the BID Ratepayer Advisory Board provide a variety of skills and expertise, community connections, occupations, professional experience, and backgrounds. Applications for vacant positions are accepted each November and approved by membership at the BID Annual Meeting each February. Apply