Speakers

Speakers


Rohit Aggarwala * Chief Policy Officer, Sidewalk Labs

Rohit Aggarwala *
Chief Policy Officer, Sidewalk Labs

Mayor Ras J. Baraka Mayor of Newark

Mayor Ras J. Baraka
Mayor of Newark

Richard Barone Vice President for Transportation, RPA

Richard Barone
Vice President for Transportation, RPA

Steve Bellone Suffolk County Executive

Steve Bellone
Suffolk County Executive

Gale Brewer Manhattan Borough President

Gale Brewer
Manhattan Borough President

Steven Caputo Jr. Research Fellow, Regional Plan Association

Steven Caputo Jr.
Research Fellow, Regional Plan Association

Rory Christian Director of New York Clean Energy, Environmental Defense Fund

Rory Christian
Director of New York Clean Energy, Environmental Defense Fund

Greg Clark Chair, The Business of Cities

Greg Clark
Chair, The Business of Cities

Anthony Coscia * Chairman, Amtrak

Anthony Coscia *
Chairman, Amtrak

Benjamin de la Peña Director of Community and National Strategy, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Benjamin de la Peña
Director of Community and National Strategy, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Michelle de la Uz Executive Director, Fifth Avenue Committee

Michelle de la Uz
Executive Director, Fifth Avenue Committee

Xavier de Souza Briggs Vice President for Economic Opportunity and Markets, Ford Foundation

Xavier de Souza Briggs
Vice President for Economic Opportunity and Markets, Ford Foundation

Joseph Della Fave Executive Director, Ironbound Community Corporation

Joseph Della Fave
Executive Director, Ironbound Community Corporation

Ingrid Gould Ellen Faculty Director, NYU Furman Center

Ingrid Gould Ellen
Faculty Director, NYU Furman Center

Jeanne Fox Adjunct Professor, Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs

Jeanne Fox
Adjunct Professor, Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs

Secretary Anthony Foxx Secretary of Transportation, U.S. Department of Transportation

Secretary Anthony Foxx
Secretary of Transportation, U.S. Department of Transportation

Robert Freudenberg Director of Energy and Environment, Regional Plan Association

Robert Freudenberg
Director of Energy and Environment, Regional Plan Association

Moses Gates Director of Community Planning and Design, Regional Plan Association

Moses Gates
Director of Community Planning and Design, Regional Plan Association

Jonathan Goldstick * Vice President, CH2M

Jonathan Goldstick *
Vice President, CH2M

Elaine Gross President, ERASE Racism

Elaine Gross
President, ERASE Racism

Nick Grossman General Manager, Union Square Ventures

Nick Grossman
General Manager, Union Square Ventures

Mayor Toni Harp Mayor of New Haven

Mayor Toni Harp
Mayor of New Haven

Chris Herbert Managing Director, Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University

Chris Herbert
Managing Director, Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University

Governor John Hickenlooper Governor of Colorado

Governor John Hickenlooper
Governor of Colorado

Noel Hidalgo Executive Director, BetaNYC

Noel Hidalgo
Executive Director, BetaNYC

Rick Jacobus Principal, Street Level Urban Impact Advisors

Rick Jacobus
Principal, Street Level Urban Impact Advisors

Melissa Kaplan-Macey Connecticut Director, Regional Plan Association

Melissa Kaplan-Macey
Connecticut Director, Regional Plan Association

Anaita Kasad * Partner, U.S. State and Local Government Advisory Practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Anaita Kasad *
Partner, U.S. State and Local Government Advisory Practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Hope Knight * President and CEO, Greater Jamaica Development Corporation

Hope Knight *
President and CEO, Greater Jamaica Development Corporation

Rachel LaForest Streering Committee Member, Right to the City

Rachel LaForest
Streering Committee Member, Right to the City

Judith Lagano * Senior Vice President, Asset Management, NRG Energy Inc.

Judith Lagano *
Senior Vice President, Asset Management, NRG Energy Inc.

Rob Lane Senior Fellow for Urban Design, Regional Plan Association

Rob Lane
Senior Fellow for Urban Design, Regional Plan Association

Holly Leicht Regional Administrator, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development

Holly Leicht
Regional Administrator, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development

Trent Lethco * Principal, ARUP

Trent Lethco *
Principal, ARUP

Megan Linkin Natural Hazard Expert, Swiss Re

Megan Linkin
Natural Hazard Expert, Swiss Re

Dennis Martin Interim Executive Director, NJ Transit

Dennis Martin
Interim Executive Director, NJ Transit

Joe McGee Vice President, Business Council of Farfield County

Joe McGee
Vice President, Business Council of Farfield County

Juliette Michaelson Executive Vice President, Regional Plan Association

Juliette Michaelson
Executive Vice President, Regional Plan Association

Seth Pinsky Executive Vice President, RXR Realty

Seth Pinsky
Executive Vice President, RXR Realty

Tom Prendergast Chairman and CEO, MTA

Tom Prendergast
Chairman and CEO, MTA

Peter Reinhart Director of the Kislak Real Estate Institute,  Monmouth University

Peter Reinhart
Director of the Kislak Real Estate Institute,  Monmouth University

Lynn Richards President and CEO, Congress for the New Urbanism

Lynn Richards
President and CEO, Congress for the New Urbanism

James Rubin Commissioner and CEO, New York State Homes and Community Renewal

James Rubin
Commissioner and CEO, New York State Homes and Community Renewal

Janette Sadik-Khan * Principal of Transportation, Bloomberg Associates

Janette Sadik-Khan *
Principal of Transportation, Bloomberg Associates

Senator Charles Schumer U.S. Senator (D-NY)

Senator Charles Schumer
U.S. Senator (D-NY)

Mandu Sen Senior Planner, Regional Plan Association

Mandu Sen
Senior Planner, Regional Plan Association

Kathryn Shafer Deputy Policy Director, Partnership for Strong Communities

Kathryn Shafer
Deputy Policy Director, Partnership for Strong Communities

Peggy Shepard * Executive Director, WE ACT for Environmental Justice

Peggy Shepard *
Executive Director, WE ACT for Environmental Justice

Michael Slattery Senior Vice President for Research, Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY)

Michael Slattery
Senior Vice President for Research, Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY)

Carter Strickland Vice President & Program Manager, HDR Engineering

Carter Strickland
Vice President & Program Manager, HDR Engineering

Gary Toth Senior Director, Transportation Initiatives, Project for Public Spaces

Gary Toth
Senior Director, Transportation Initiatives, Project for Public Spaces

Polly Trottenberg Commissioner, NYC Department of Transportation

Polly Trottenberg
Commissioner, NYC Department of Transportation

Veronica Vanterpool Executive Director, Tri-State Transportation Campaign

Veronica Vanterpool
Executive Director, Tri-State Transportation Campaign

Seth Wainer Chief Information Officer, City of Newark

Seth Wainer
Chief Information Officer, City of Newark

Jay Walder President & CEO, Motivate

Jay Walder
President & CEO, Motivate

Carl Weisbrod Chairman, NYC Planning Commission

Carl Weisbrod
Chairman, NYC Planning Commission

Claire Weisz, FAIA Founding Principal, WXY Architecture + Urban Design

Claire Weisz, FAIA
Founding Principal, WXY Architecture + Urban Design

Maya Wiley Counsel to the Mayor, New York City

Maya Wiley
Counsel to the Mayor, New York City

Tom Wright President, Regional Plan Association

Tom Wright
President, Regional Plan Association

Daniel Zarrilli, PE Senior Director, Climate Policy and Programs, NYC Office of the Mayor

Daniel Zarrilli, PE
Senior Director, Climate Policy and Programs, NYC Office of the Mayor

Mayor Dawn Zimmer Mayor of Hoboken

Mayor Dawn Zimmer
Mayor of Hoboken

 

* RPA Board Members