Welcoming Remarks:

Sheryll Cashin, Georgetown Law School; Poverty & Race Research Action Council Board

Sunia Zaterman, Executive Director, Council of Large Public Housing Authorities


PANEL 1: Latest research on housing mobility and the Housing Choice Voucher program

Stefanie Deluca, Johns Hopkins University: Finding the “secret sauce” – results from qualitative research on the Seattle housing mobility demonstration

Daniel Teles, Urban Institute, and Martha Galvez, Housing Solutions Lab: Recent research on source-of-income discrimination and the impacts of SOI discrimination protections

Sarah Strochack, NYU Furman Center: New research on the implementation of the Small Area Fair Market Rent rule, 2018-2022

Sarah Oppenheimer, Opportunity Insights: Policy implications of social capital research

Solomon Greene, HUD Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research, moderator

Panel 1 Slides


PANEL 2: Innovations in housing mobility practice

Jonathan Bigelow, Research Associate, MDRC, Lessons from St. Louis and Milwaukee

Brent Meltzer, Chief, Housing Protection Unit, Office of the New York State Attorney General

A. Fulton Meachem, CEO, Inlivian (Charlotte)

Rachel Garshick Kleit, PhD, Professor of City and Regional Planning, Ohio State University; Board Member and co-founder, Move to Prosper

Valerie Rosenberg, Executive Director, Mobility Works, moderator

Panel 2 Slides


Keynote Address: Professor Raj Chetty, Harvard University

Introduced by Philip Tegeler, Poverty & Race Research Action Council

Keynote Slides


PANEL 3: Progress report on the Community Choice Demonstration

Dorivette Nolan, Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority (Cleveland)

Maria Sharp, The Housing Council at Pathstone (Rochester)

Colleen Cain, Allegheny County Department of Human Services (Pittsburgh)

Alison Bell, HUD Office of Public and Indian Housing, moderator

Panel 3 Slides


PANEL 4: Developing policy prospects at HUD and in Congress

Peggy Bailey, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities

Richard J. Monocchio, HUD Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing

Beth Cooper, senior staff, Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

Demetria McCain, HUD Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity

Deborah Thrope, Deputy Director, National Housing Law Project

Barbara Sard, Mobility Works Board Member, moderator


5:00 Closing Remarks: Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)

Introduced by Adria Crutchfield, Baltimore Regional Housing Partnership; Mobility Works Board Chair

Mark Thiele, CEO, National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials