Senior VP of Operations for the Downtown Cleveland Alliance (Cleveland, OH)
Ed Eckart, Senior VP of Operations for the Downtown Cleveland Alliance, oversees the DCA Clean and Safe Program. He came to the Alliance with 38 years of prior experience with the City of Cleveland, holding positions such as Assistant Director of Public Safety and EMS Commissioner. During his career, Ed managed and implemented the $50 million National Special Security Grant Cleveland received to host the 2016 Republican National Convention. He is a lifelong Clevelander.