The Team


Danielle Jacobs

Executive director

Danielle is a resource liaison to entrepreneurs, small business owners, and  property owners. She works with the board of directors on the direction of the organization and the economic revitalization of downtown Dubuque.


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Laura Bertjens

Event and Resource Specialist

Laura drives activities, events, and crowds to downtown Dubuque. She supports the promotion of our hospitality businesses, parks, and recreation. Last but not least, Laura manages our retail and holiday programs.



Lisa Rose

Product Manager

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