There are still tickets available to my State of the Borough event at 2 pm this Sunday, February 24, 2019, at NYU’s Skirball Center! The event will focus on present-day urban policy, featuring a panel discussion with an expert group of guests:
- Jonathan Bowles, Executive Director, Center for an Urban Future, a think tank that serves as a catalyst for smart and sustainable policies to reduce inequality, increase economic mobility, and grow the economy in New York City.
- Juan Gonzalez, former columnist for the New York Daily News(for almost 30 years) and the author of Harvest of Empire, News for All the People, and Reclaiming Gotham: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities.
- Maya Wiley, Professor of Urban Policy and Management and Senior Vice President for Social Justice at The New School, and former counsel to Mayor de Blasio.
- JoAnn Yoo, Executive Director of Development at the Asian American Federation and a member of the board of directors of the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York.
RSVP to attend here! The event will take place in the Skirball Center at NYU, 566 LaGuardia Place. Doors open at 1:00 pm and the program starts at 2:00 pm, to be followed by a reception upstairs in NYU’s Kimmel Center.