February 11, 2014
Questions of economic opportunity and gentrification in Oakland. How technology can be used to improve transit and address local environmental issues. Encouraging the tech community to becoming increasingly engaged in their community, both by using their tech skills and just in general.
Group facilitation and motivation. Translating city planning documents and other civic informational items in regular person-speak. Tracking civic processes. Meeting with grassroots and grass tops leaders to get information and move an agenda forward. Negotiation. Mediation. Political strategizing.
Always open to them!
Hello! I have a background in environmentally sustainable urban planning and community organizing. I currently work at a political strategies company. Outside of work, I volunteer on projects that bring the tech and civic worlds together.