George W. Jackson, Jr. President and CEO, Detroit Economic Growth Corporation Steering Committee Chair Bishop Charles Ellis Greater Grace Temple Lydia Gutierrez President, Hacienda Mexican Products Heaster Wheeler Assistant CEO, Wayne County Alice Thompson CEO, Black Family Development Phillip Cooley Owner, Slows Bar BQ Don Chen Senior Program Officer, Ford Foundation Tyrone Davenport CEO, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History Linda Jo Doctor Program Officer, W.K. Kellogg Foundation Rod Rickman President and CEO, Rickman Enterprises Dr. George Swan III, Ed.D. Vice Chancellor, Wayne County Community College District City Council Representative Marcell Todd Director, Detroit City Planning Commission Laura Trudeau Senior Program Director, Kresge Foundation Mayor’s Office Representative Marja Winters Deputy Director, Detroit Planning & Development Department

Wendy Jackson Senior Program Officer, Community Development, Kresge Foundation Olga Savic-Stella Vice President, Business Development, Detroit Economic Growth Corporation

Kresge Foundation Ford Foundation W.K. Kellogg Foundation John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Hudson Webber Foundation Erb Family Foundation Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

Detroit Collaborative Design Center Justice & Sustainability, LLC Lisa Schamess McKinsey & Company Southeast Michigan Council of Governments The Reinvestment Fund Wayne State University, Urban Studies and Planning

Lavea Brachman Executive Director, Greater Ohio Policy Center Paul Brophy Principal, Brophy & Reilly, LLC Garrick Davis Legislative Director of Economic and Financial Policy, National Urban League Policy Institute William A. Gilchrist Director, Place-Based Planning, City of New Orleans Bo Kemp Managing Partner, Gari & Associates LLC Tiffany Manuel FrameWorks Institute/Enterprise Community Partners William Rees Morrish Professor of Urban Ecologies, Parsons, The New School of Design Hunter Morrison Director, Northeast Ohio Sustainable Communities Consortium Carey Shea Executive Director, Project Home Again Mark Wyckoff Senior Associate Director, Michigan State University Land Policy Institute

Toni L. Griffin Project Director Hamilton Anderson Associates Project Management, Land Use and Neighborhoods Stoss Landscape Urbanism Landscape, Ecology and Environment Initiative for a Competitive Inner City Economic Growth Mass Economics Economic Growth Interface Studio Economic Growth Happold Consulting City Systems Center for Community Progress Land and Buildings Assets Carlisle Wortman Zoning AECOM Landscape, Ecology and Environment Audit Skidmore Owings and Merrill, LLP Urban Design Audit HR&A Advisors Public Land Audit


Canning Communications Media Relations and Communications Strategy Lovio George Communications Strategy and Branding Applied Storytelling Project Narrative, Messaging, and Communications Planning 345


Mayor Dave Bing Deputy Mayor Kirk Lewis

Council President Charles Pugh Council President Pro Tem Gary Brown Councilman Kenneth V. Cockrel Jr. Councilwoman Saunteel Jenkins Councilwoman Brenda Jones Councilman Kwame Kenyatta Councilman Andre Spivey Councilman James Tate Councilwoman JoAnn Watson

Detroit Collaborative Design Center Co-Director Michigan Community Resources Co-Director Grassroots Solutions Advisor

Bishop Charles Ellis, Co-Chair Greater Grace Temple Alice Thompson, Co-Chair Black Family Development, Inc. Heaster Wheeler, Co-Chair Wayne County Lydia Guiterriez, Co-Chair Hacienda Mexican Products Phillip Cooley, Co-Chair Slow’s BarBQ Troy Adam Henniges Automotive

Brophy & Reilly, LLC Cloudburst Community Building Institute Community Legal Resources Data Driven Detroit

Malik Goodwin Vice President, Project Management, Detroit Economic Growth Corporation



Larry Alexander Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau Birdies Anderson After School Connect & Promote Your Business Erick Barnes University of Detroit Mercy Rufus Bartell Simply Casual Clothing Store Russ Bellant Helco Block Club Delores Bennett Northend Improvement Council Fay Beydoun American Arab Chamber of Commerce Austin Black City Living Detroit Robert Bland Councilwoman JoAnne Watson David Blaszkiewicz Downtown Detroit Partnership Paul Bridgewater Detroit Area Agency on Aging Edward Egnatios Skillman Foundation Tom Goddeeris Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation Anika Goss Foster Local Initiatives Support Corporation, National Ponsella Hardaway Metropolitan Organizing Strategy Enabling Strength Charity Hicks East Michigan Environmental Action Council Adam Hollier Formerly: State Representative Bert Johnson Michelle Jackson Green Explosion Andre Johnson Detroit Recovery Project William Jones Focus : HOPE Christine Kageff JP Morgan Chase Foundation Luther Keith ARISE Detroit Renee Kent PNC Bank Community Development Ann Lang Formerly: Downtown Detroit Partnership Sharon Madison Madison International Conrad Mallet DMC- Sinai Grace Hospital Martin Manna Chaldean American Chamber of Commerce Scott Mason Youth Representative Patricia McCants You Can International Kwamena Mensah Detroit Black Community Food Security Network Faye Nelson Detroit Riverfront Conservancy Steve Ogden Formerly: Next Detroit Neighborhood Initiative Dan Ringo Formerly: International Union of Engineers, Local 324

Shenay Shumake Solid Rock Assembly of God Christianne Sims Urbanize (D) Shirley Stancato New Detroit, Inc. Kim Tandy Sherwood Forest Neighborhood Association Tim Thorland Community Development Advocates of Detroit James Thrower JAMJOMAR Kevin Tolbert United Auto Workers Khary Turner Black Bottom Collective Jerome Warfield Brightmoor Alliance Inc Kathleen Wendler Southwest Detroit Business Ass. Alan Scott White WISE Commercial Real Estate Donele Wilkins Formerly: Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice Charles Williams Historic King Solomon Baptist Church Thomas Woiwode Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan

Detroit Assessment Division Detroit Buildings Safety Engineering and Environmental Department Detroit Building Authority Detroit Department of Administrative Hearings Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion Detroit Department of Human Services Detroit Department of Public Works Detroit Department of Transportation Detroit Finance Department Detroit Fire Department Detroit General Services Department Detroit Housing Commission Detroit Land Bank Authority Detroit Mayors Office Detroit Municipal Parking Department Detroit Planning and Development Department Detroit Planning and Facilities Detroit Police Department Detroit Public Schools Detroit Recreation Department Detroit Workforce Development Department Detroit Water and Sewerage Department Greater Detroit Resource Recovery Authority Michigan Land Bank Michigan State Housing Development Authority Southeast Michigan Council of Governments PROCESS LEADERS Norm Bent Consortium of Hispanic Agencies Phillip Cooley Slows Bar BQ Scott Alan Davis Vanguard Community Development Corporation

Lydia Gutierrez Hacienda Mexican Foods Ponsella Hardaway Metropolitan Organizing Strategy Enabling Strength Judith Jackson Youthville Detroit Luther Keith ARISE Detroit Angela Reyes Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation James Ribbron City of Detroit Board of Zoning Appeals Rebecca Salminen Witt Greening of Detroit Christianne Sims Urbanize (D) Alice Thompson Black Family Development, Inc. Steve Tobocman Global Detroit Sandra Turner Handy Michigan Environmental Council Diane Van Buren Zachary and Associates Dan Varner Excellent Schools Detroit Heaster Wheeler Wayne County Guy Williams Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice

Detroit City Planning Commission Detroit Economic Growth Corporation Detroit General Services Department Detroit Housing Commission Detroit Land Bank Authority Detroit Public Schools Detroit Planning and Development Department Detroit Water and Sewerage Department Katherine Beebe & Associates Michigan Land Bank Southeastern Michigan Council of Governments University of Michigan Wayne County Land Bank Wayne County Treasurer

12th Precinct Neighborhood Coalition Adult Well-Being Services Alliance of Rouge Communities Allied Media Projects (AMP) Alter Ego Management American Association of Retired Persons American Institute of Architects, Detroit Archdiocese of Detroit ARISE Detroit AT&T Bank of America Benteler BING Institute Black Family Development, Inc. Blight Busters Boggs Center Bridgewater Bridging Communities

Brightmoor Alliance Brown Environmental Construction CB Richard Ellis Centric Design Studio Chadsey Condon Community Organization City Council City Living Detroit City Mission City of Detroit Department of Environmental Affairs City of Detroit General Services Department City of Detroit Mayor’s Office City of Detroit Planning and Development Department City of Detroit Planning and Facilities City of Detroit Public Lighting Department City of Detroit Water and Sewage Department City of Detroit Water and Sewerage Department City Planning Commission Clark Construction College for Creative Studies Comerica Community Development Advocates of Detroit Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan Community Investment Compuware Conner Creek Greenway Core City Neighborhoods Corktown Housing LLC Corktown Residents’ Council DANA Automotive Data Driven Detroit Deloitte Touche Department of Housing and Urban Development Department of Public Works Detroit Area Agency on Aging Detroit Association of Realtors Detroit Black Community Food Security Network Detroit Catholic Pastoral Alliance Detroit City Airport Detroit Creative Corridor Initiative Detroit Department of Transportation Detroit Economic Growth Corporation Detroit Food Policy Council Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation Detroit Housing Commission Detroit Land Bank Authority Detroit Lives Detroit Neighborhood Forum Detroit Parent Network Detroit Public Schools Detroit Regional Chamber Detroit Riverfront Conservancy Detroit Summer Detroit/Wayne County Port Authority Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice DMC Group DTE Energy East English Village Neighborhood Association Eastern Market Erb Family Foundation First Independence Bank Focus: HOPE Ford Foundation Ford Motor Company Franklin Wright Settlements Fringe City Development Fulcrum EDGE

GalaxE.Solutions GE Corporate IT Genesis HOPE Global Detroit GM Ventures Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation Great Lakes Bioneers Greater Corktown Development Corporation Greektown Casino Green City Growers Greening of Detroit Greenways Coalition Hantz Farm Harriet Tubman Center Heidelberg Project Henry Ford Health System Innovation Institute Henry Ford Medical Group Heritage Realty Services Highstone Associates Hinshon Environmental Consulting Hispanic IT Executive Council Hudson-Webber Foundation Invest Detroit Jackson Lewis James Group JE Electric Jefferson East Business Association John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Karmanos Cancer Institute Katherine Beebe & Associates Kresge Foundation Larson Realty Group Lawrence Technological Detroit Studio Lawrence Technological University Leamington Produce Lee & Associates Lewis & Munday Liberty Bank Local Initiative Support Corporation Lower East Side Action Plan Marygrove College Masco Corporation Foundation Mastronardi Produce Matrix Human Services McDougall Hunt CDC McIntosh Poris Associates, AIA Detroit MGM Detroit MichAuto Michigan Association of Planning Michigan Department of Transportation Michigan Economic Development Corporation Michigan Environmental Council Michigan Land Bank Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center Michigan State Housing Development Authority Michigan State University Midnight Golf Midtown Detroit Inc MOCAD National Association of Minority Contractors, Detroit National Heritage Academies National Organization of Minority Architects, Detroit Neighborhood Services Organization Neighbors Building Brightmoor New Detroit New Economy Initiative

New Solutions Group Newmark Knight Frank Next Detroit Neighborhood Initiative Next Energy Northwest Detroit Neighborhood Development Oakland Stamping Original United Citizens of Southwest Detroit, 48217 Pablo Davis Elder Living Center People’s Community Services of Metropolitan Detroit PNC Bank Project for Public Spaces Puzzle Piece Theater Pyramid Farms QuickenLoans Recycle Here RNF LLC Robert Prud’homme Design Rock Ventures Roxbury Group Sacred Heart/St. Elizabeth CDC SER-Metro SHAR Foundation Sierra Club Skillman Foundation Southeastern Michigan Community College Consortium Southeastern Michigan Council of Governments Southwest Detroit Business Association Southwest Detroit Development Collaborative Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision Southwest Housing Solutions Southwest Solutions Steel Market Development Institute Strategic Staffing Solutions Strength Capital Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation TechTown The Brennan Group The Green Door Initiative The Reinvestment Fund The Villages CDC Transit Riders United TransLinked U3 Ventures University Commons Organization University of Detroit Mercy University of Michigan Urban Land Institute Urban Neighborhood Initiatives U-SNAP-BAC Vanguard CDC VITECH W.K. Kellogg Foundation WARM Training Warren Connor Development Corporation Wayne County Community College Wayne County EDGE Wayne County Land Bank Wayne County Treasurer Wayne State University Windham Realty WISE Commercial Real Estate Workforce Intelligence Network Young Detroit Builders Youthville Zero Waste Detroit