Sherry Seiwert joined Downtown Indy, Inc. (DII) as the President in August of 2012. DII is a not-for-profit organization strategically focused on developing, managing and marketing of Downtown Indianapolis. Prior to joining DII, Sherry served nearly eight years as the Executive Director for the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority for the State of Indiana. During her tenure with IHCDA, Sherry helped create a statewide multi-tiered foreclosure prevention campaign, launched a state-wide supportive housing initiative and secured a dedicated revenue source for the statewide trust fund. For the past twenty five years Sherry has served in leadership roles including working as an administrator for the City of Indianapolis as well as Program Director for the Local Initiatives Support Corporation.