Speakers

From the Administration

Marcia Fudge
The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge
Secretary | U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Biography


Keynote Speaker

Amy Walter
Amy Walter
National Editor | The Cook Political Report and Host | WNYC’s “Politics with Amy Walter”
For more than 20 years, Amy Walter has built a reputation as an accurate, objective, and insightful political analyst with unparalleled access to decision-makers and insiders. One of the best political journalists covering Washington, Walter is the national editor of the non-partisan Cook Political Report. She also hosts WNYC’s nationally syndicated public radio news program “Politics with Amy Walter” and is a regular on-air analyst for the major networks.


Members of Congress*

Mike Crapo
Senator Mike Crapo
R-ID, Ranking Member | Senate Finance Committee and Member | Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee
Biography


Representative Suzan DelBene

D-WA, Member | House Ways and Means Committee
Biography

Dwight Evans
Representative Dwight Evans

D-PA, Member | House Ways and Means Committee
Biography

Joe Manchin
Senator Joe Manchin
D-WV, Member | Senate Appropriations Committee
Biography

Jack Reed
Senator Jack Reed
D-RI, Member | Senate Appropriations Committee and Member | Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee
Biography

Steve Stivers
Representative Steve Stivers
R-OH, Member | House Committee on Financial Services
Biography


Senator Ron Wyden
D-OR, Chairman | Senate Finance Committee
Biography


Industry Experts*

Georgi Banna, Director of Policy and Program Development | National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials
Meg Burns, Senior Vice President, Mortgage Policy | Housing Policy Council
Cindy Chetti, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs | National Multifamily Housing Council
David Gasson, Partner | MG Housing Strategies
Bryan Greene, Vice President, Policy Advocacy | National Association of REALTORS
Steve O’Connor, Senior Vice President for Affordable Housing Initiatives | Mortgage Bankers Association
Lisa Rice, President and Chief Executive Officer | National Fair Housing Alliance
Sarah Saadian, Vice President of Public Policy | National Low Income Housing Coalition

Congressional Staff*

Adam Carasso, Senior Tax and Economic Adviser | Senate Finance Committee
Megan Cheney, Professional Staff Member | Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Beth Cooper, Professional Staff Member | Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
Jessica Helmers, General Counsel | Senator Todd Young’s Office
Victoria Honard, Senior Policy Adviser | Representative Suzan DelBene’s Office
Alice Lin, Budget and Tax Policy Advisor | House Ways and Means Committee
Christina Monroe, Clerk | House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
Lara Muldoon, Senior Tax and Economic Adviser | Senator Maria Cantwell’s Office
Stephen Simonetti, Senior Policy Adviser | Representative Jackie Walorski’s Office
Jason Woolwine, Professional Staff Member | Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies

*Published as they are confirmed.