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Barika Williams

Association for Neighborhood and Housing Development
Deputy Director

Barika X Williams is Deputy Director at the Association for Neighborhood Housing Development (ANHD) in New York City where she leads the policy research on affordable housing, community development, and equitable economic development advocacy. Previously she worked as a researcher at the Urban Institute in Washington, DC where she published on a number of topics including affordable housing, fair housing, healthy neighborhoods, community development, and urban mobility. Ms. Williams worked in real estate development where she managed the conversion of a 100+ unit project based Section-8 apartment building into a housing cooperative, allowing the tenants to purchase the complex from their landlord. She also worked with NYU’s Metropolitan Center for Urban Education on a community-based comprehensive education reform initiative. Ms. Williams holds a Master’s from MIT’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning and a Bachelor’s degree from Washington University in St. Louis.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, October 23

4:30pm PDT