The Deep Ellum Community Association (DECA) is an all-volunteer community group established to keep Deep Ellum a diverse, urban, sustainable walking neighborhood built upon a culture of independent creativity.

DECA believes Deep Ellum is the soul of Dallas and works on projects that promote the neighborhood and its residents, businesses, artists, musicians, and history.

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Board Officers:

President, Jim Rogers

Vice President, Breonny Lee

Secretary, Joel Triska

Board Members:

Frank Campagna

Trey Carmichael

Kelly Clemons

Michelle McLaughlin

Allen Falkner

Mimo Morreale

Mark Kaplan

Amanda Austin

DEF Representative, Jessica Burnham

Committee Chairs:

Deep Ellum Urban Gardens, Evan Dunkel

Foundation 45, Anthony Delabano

Bike Friendly Deep Ellum, Sean Clancy

Deep Ellum Outdoor Market, Christine Frazier



Do you have a question or want to get involved in the Deep Ellum Community? Send us an email and we'll get right back to you.


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