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December Networking Lunch with Lakeshia Wright

  • December 14, 2016
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Chicago Cultural Center
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Join WP+D for a networking brown bag on Wednesday, December 14th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. to discuss professional development and career plans with December's featured guest, Lakeshia Wright, Deputy Executive Director of Housing at the South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association

Lakeshia Wright, AICP is the Deputy Executive Director of Housing and Community Development for the South Suburban Mayors And Managers Association. She provides leadership and technical assistance to SSMMA’s 44 municipalities in addressing many of the housing issues impacting the region. Lakeshia heads the South Suburban Housing Collaborative to align the policies and obtain resources to find cross-jurisdictional solutions to shared problems of foreclosure and vacancy in the Southland. She also provides data analysis and planning support to the South Suburban Land Bank and Development Authority in its efforts to revitalize communities.

This is a members-only event limited to five participants. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lunches.

As with every WP+D Small Networking Lunch, registration will open at 12:00 p.m. the first day of the month during which the lunch will be held. Registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis and typically fill up quickly.

Attendance & Cancellation Policy:

Due to the popularity of these lunches, we ask for a 48-hour cancellation notice if you are unable to attend.  Failure to notify us will result in a 3 month suspension from the Networking Lunch series.

We ask that members register for no more than two consecutive lunches. If you have attended the past two lunches and are interested in attending this event, please e-mail us at wpdchicago@gmail.com asking to be put on the waitlist. If spaces become available or registration isn't full a week in advance, we will contact you. 

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