Better Health thru Housing
Learning Areas:Other professions or practice related to public health
Identify current challenges to developing service-enriched affordable housing, and innovative approaches in community development to address those challenges, to improve opportunities for resident health and well-being.
Keyword(s): Community Development
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I currently serve as President of Mercy Housing Lakefront, which serves nearly 4500 residents at its 28 properties throughout Chicago and Milwaukee, and will close on six other properties in 2015 bringing MHLâs total portfolio to 34 property portfolio with a total value of $500 million. I have over 30 years of experience in economic, community and real estate development including public/private mixed-use and mixed-income redevelopments that have revitalized numerous communities in Chicago and Illinois.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.