April Luncheon Recap

April 25, 2023
Pictured left to right: Kenne Shepherd, Dawanna Williams, Matthew S. Washington, Madelyne Kirch, Basha Gerhards, Michelle DeCarlo

Tackling New York City’s Affordable Housing Crisis

Thank you to our esteemed panelists: Basha Gerhards, SVP of Planning at REBNY; Matthew S. Washington, VP and Chief of Staff at Phipps Houses; and Dawanna Williams, Managing Principle of Dabar Development Partners LLC and our moderator, Madelyne Kirch, President of Sun & Moon Marketing Communications and Co-Chair of the Urban Revitalization Council of the Urban Land Institute.

Due to the insightful and thought-provoking discussion led by these industry experts, CREW New York's April 18th luncheon on "Tackling New York City's Affordable Housing Crisis" was a resounding success. Our panelists skillfully unraveled a complex problem, outlined our challenges in developing affordable housing in NYC today, and emphasized the importance of clear government support to achieve this goal.

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