Housing Policy Leadership Academy

Construction of Talmadge Gateway

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The Housing Policy Leadership Academy is maintaining an interest list for its Spring 2019 course.

Opportunities to register will be announced through the newsletterFacebook, and LinkedIn.

 

The Housing Policy Leadership Academy is an intensive learning opportunity open to future and emerging leaders in the San Diego region who are interested in a variety of housing topics including housing policy, finance, urban planning, design, equity, and advocacy. Those who are new to housing, as well as those who are experienced in housing policy but are looking to expand their knowledge, are encouraged to apply.

Through this program, LeSar Development Consultants and the San Diego Housing Federation are collaborating to expand and develop San Diego’s network of informed, passionate housing policy advocates committed to creating healthy housing markets for all.

Fall 2017 Featured Speakers

Rick Gentry President & CEO San Diego Housing Commission

Rick Gentry
President & CEO
San Diego Housing Commission

State Senator Toni Atkins 39th Senate District


Toni Atkins
CA State Senator
39th Senate District

Councilmember Chris Ward District 3 City of San Diego


Councilmember Chris Ward
District 3
City of San Diego

Miguel Marshall CEO Centro Ventures


Miguel Marshall
CEO
Centro Ventures

Sarah Kruer Jager Partner, Investment & Development Monarch Group

Sarah Kruer Jager
Partner, Investment & Development
Monarch Group

Howard Blackson Urban Designer & Planning Director AVRP Skyport Studios

Howard Blackson
Urban Designer & Planning Director
AVRP Skyport Studios

Georgette Gomez District 9 Councilmember City of San Diego


Georgette Gomez
District 9 Councilmember
City of San Diego

Steve Russell Executive Director San Diego Housing Federation

Steve Russell
Executive Director
San Diego Housing Federation

Agenda

The 8-week program will include a varied curriculum with hosted networking hours and guest speakers who bring both insight and expertise to a range of housing issues.

Details

The selection process is competitive. The program is expected to receive more applications than spots available.

For more information, send email to Sarah Snook.