Making Democracy Work

Bay Area League Day

Focus on the Bay Area Housing Crisis


FOCUS ON HOUSING - Saturday, January 28, 2017


Panel I Measuring the Affordability Gap and Its Impacts

  • Danielle Mazzella, Housing Policy Analyst, California Housing Partnership

  • Landon R. Williams, Senior Director, Anchoring Communities, San Francisco Foundation

  • Matt Regan, Senior VP, Public Policy, Bay Area Council

Keynote Address
  • CA Assembly member Tony Thurmond, District 15

Panel II The Relationship between Housing Production and Affordability and The Effects of Displacement
  • Karen Chapple, Professor of City & Regional Planning, UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design

  • Louis Chicoine, Executive Director, Abode Services

  • Joe Head, Managing Director, SummerHill Land, SummerHill Homes

  • Melinda Coy, Housing Policy Specialist, Housing & Community Development, State of California

Panel III State, Regional and Local Roles in Addressing Affordability

  • Michael Lane, Policy Director, Non-Profit Housing Association of No. CA, Board President for Housing Leadership Council of San Mateo

  • Ken Kirkey, Director, Planning, Metropolitan Transportation Commission
  • Laurel Prevetti, Town Manager, Town of Los Gatos, former Asst. Planning Director, City of San Jose

Panel IV The Agenda Moving Forward
  • Leslye Corsiglia, SV@Home, Executive Director, former Director of Housing, City of San Jose
  • Egon Terplan, Regional Planning Director, SPUR
  • Santa Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez, former Chair, Valley Transportation Authority

League Day 2017 Packet


Camden Community Center, Multipurpose Room 3369 Union Ave, San Jose, CA 95124

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