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2023 Summit – Housing + The Changing Workforce



Summit Agenda


Welcome & Opening Remarks

  • HousingWorks Austin & Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
  • Judge Andy Brown, Travis County Judge

Keynote Speaker

  • Adrianne Todman, Deputy Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development

Setting the Stage: “Trends in the Texas Labor Market”

General Session Panel 1

  • Moderator: Parisa Fatehi-Weeks, Senior Director of Social Impact, indeed
  • Caitlin Codella Low, Vice President, Policy and Programs U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Center for Education and Workforce
  • Diana Elliott, Vice President For U.S. Programs, Population Reference Bureau

Lunch Keynote Presentation

  • Jenny Schuetz, Senior Fellow, Brookings Metro (pre-recorded)
  • Author of the book “Fixer-Upper: How to Repair America’s Broken Housing Systems”

Setting the Stage: “Dynamics in the Texas Housing Market: An Economic Overview”

General Session Panel 2

  • Sid Betancourt, Housing Advocacy Coordinator, National Low-Income Housing Coalition
  • Sonya Acosta, Senior Policy Analyst, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Tina Van Raaphorst, Associate Superintendent of Business Services and Project Manager, Jefferson Union High School District, Daly City, CA

Closing Remarks