LAKE CITY FUTURE FIRST (LCFF) IS A GROUP OF RESIDENTS, BUSINESS OWNERS, AND ORGANIZATIONS WORKING TOGETHER TO CREATE A SUSTAINABLE ORGANIZATION, ENGAGE BUSINESSES, AND DEVELOP A STRATEGIC PLAN THROUGH A COMMON VISION.

Our Vision:

For Lake City

We envision a dynamic and safe Lake City business district.

For Lake City Future First

We work for a sustainable, representative organization to inform and engage business and property owners, residents, and organizations to achieve a vibrant and connected Lake City business district.


We Are

Chris Leverson – Director of Lake City Future First –
Lake City Neighborhood Alliance Board, North Seattle Chamber Board, Resident
Janet Arkills –  Families For Lake City, Co-Founder of Lake City Neighborhood
Alliance, Resident
Annette Heidi-Jessen – Small Business Owner (Kaffeeklatsch), Resident
Annie Stocker – Small Business Owner (Two Dog Yoga), North Seattle Chamber
Board Member,  Resident
Don Moody – CBR Ellis Development and Pierre Family Representative
Ann Fuller – Program Manager of Children’s Home Society of WA’s North Seattle
Family Resource Center
Brad Malone – Pastor At Lamb of God Lutheran Church
Ray Robinson – Small Business Owner (Integrated Site Design), Resident
Mariela Fletcher – Small Business Owner (Manila Manila)
Victoria Moceri – Resident


City of Seattle Partners

Theresa Berreras – Office of Economic Development
Christa Dumpys – Department of Neighborhoods
Katie Sheehy – Dept. Of Planning and Development


Consulting Resources

BDS Planning and Urban Design
Brian Douglas Scott, Principal
Beth Dufek, Project Manager
Eliot Mueting, Project Support