top of page


Longview is full of unique boutiques, antique stores, thrift shops, restaurants, galleries, and watering holes. From professional services to new boutiques to a great meal and happy hour - we have it all. Entertainment & Events. Downtown Longview boasts the Historic Columbia Theatre and Monticello Hotel. Our galleries and eateries offer something new all season long. Longview was built during the Lumber Boom of the roaring 20's, Downtown Longview has a unique history and friendly feel of the present with the past. 

Downtown Longview is home to the Longview Downtowners. The Longview Downtowners are a 501c(3) non-profit, membership-based business and community association. The "Downtowners" is dedicated to the promotion, preservation, and development of Downtown Longview. Our initiatives include revitalization through beautification, tourism, event creation, business assistance, and investment recruitment. Our members include downtown business owners, property owners, community members, and other special interest groups. Membership dues are reinvested in events, decorations, and basic overhead costs such as insurance, event creation, advertising, marketing, and working towards paid staffing.

Meet The Downtowners 2022-2023
Board of Directors

Lindsey Headshot 1.jpeg

Lindsey Cope

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

President of The Downtowners Board

Vice President of Cowlitz Economic Development Council

marc profile.jpeg

Marc Silva

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Vice President of Downtowners Board

Branch Manager | Columbia Bank 

ashley eckert.jpeg

Ashley Eckert

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Downtowners Board Secretary

Realty One Group Pacifica | Real Estate Broker

Ash & Elm Interiors | Principal

Amy Saldivar .png

Amy Saldivar

  • LinkedIn

Downtowners Board Treasurer

AMS Notary & Assistant Services | Principal 


Josh Carter

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Downtowners Director

KUKN/KLOG/The Blitz/Cowlitz Digital | Marketing/Sales/Production

Pam Hayes Kong.jpg

Pamela Hayes-Kong 

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Downtowners Director

Hopscotch Toys | Principal

Katie Gersen.jpg

Katie Gersen

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Downtowners Director 

J Squared Barrel House | Co-Owner

Andrew Busack.jpg

Andrew Busack

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Downtowners Director

Busack Electric | Owner

Antidote Tap House | Co-Owner

michelle philbrooke.jpeg

Michelle Philbrook

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Downtowners Director

Posh On Commerce | Owner

Ariel Large.jpg

Ariel Large

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Downtowners Director

Offbeat Antiques & Oddities | Co-Owner

Broad Strokes Project | Co-Founder


In Memory of our late board member and Downtown Support Lonnie Knowles

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Downtowners Director

President of Concierge of Life

bottom of page