May 15, 2018 from 2:00 PM–3:30 PM

Congressional Briefing: Housing is Infrastructure

Hosted by National Association for County Community and Economic Development

A panel of experts will discuss their various perspectives of housing as infrastructure featuring topics including the economic impact of a housing shortage, the backlog of public housing maintenance, private activity bonds as a tool for a wide range of infrastructure needs—including housing, and the importance of enhancing affordable housing resources.

Moderator: Heather Voorman, Policy Director, National Association for County
Community and Economic Development

Featured Speaker: Jim McDonough, Commissioner, Ramsey County, MN

Panelists:
Sarah Mickelson, Senior Director of Public Policy, National Low Income Housing Coalition
Emily Cadik, Executive Director, The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition
Elizabeth Strojan, Director of Government Affairs, New York City Housing Development Corporation
Ellen Lurie Hoffman, Federal Policy Director, National Housing Trust

This briefing is presented by the National Association for County Community and Economic Development with support from the Campaign for Housing and Community Development Funding. Questions? Please contact hvoorman@nacced.org