2015 Summit


Guest Speakers

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Keynote – Larry Hogan Governor, State of Maryland

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The Honorable Ike Leggett County Executive, Montgomery County

Nicolas Retsinas Harvard Business School

Nicolas Retsinas
Harvard Business School

Featured Speaker – Tom Perez United States Secretary of Labor

 

 

 

2015 Award Winners

2015 Robert C. Weaver Housing Champion Award
Nicolas P. Retsinas

2015 David Reznick Housing Partner of the Year
SunTrust Bank

2015 Paul Sarbanes Excellence in Public Service Award
A Wider Circle

2015 Eugene F. Ford, Sr. Builder of the Year
StonebridgeCarras

Agenda

8:00 to 9:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast

8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Housing Expo

9:00 a.m. Opening Session

  • Welcome – Barbara Goldberg-Goldman, Co-Chair, AHCMC
  • Greetings – Ike Leggett, Montgomery County Executive
  • Greetings – Congressman John Delaney

 9:15 a.m. Morning Plenary Panel

  • Secretary Kenneth Holt, MD Department of Housing and Community Development
  • Secretary R. Michael Gill, MD Department of Business and Economic Development
  • Del Adams, Acting Director of Real Estate, MD Department of Transportation
  • Moderated by Montgomery County Department of Housing and Community Affairs Director Clarence Snuggs

10:00 a.m. Featured Speaker– US Labor Secretary Tom Perez

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Session I Break-Out Panels

  • The New Urbanism: Affordable Housing in Transit Oriented Development
    • Larry Cole, Master Planner/Highway Coordinator, Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission
    • Hilary Goldfarb, Vice President, Bozzuto Companies
    • Murphy Antoine, Partner, Torti Gallas and Partners, Inc.
    • Moderator: Mark Winston, Chair, Montgomery County Transit Task Force
  • Housing Finance Reform: Where We Are and Where We Need to Be
    • Bob Ryan, Special Advisor, Federal Housing Finance Agency
    • Barry Zigas, Director of Housing Policy, Consumer Federation of America
    • Edward Golding, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Housing, United States Department of Housing and Urban Development
    • James B. Lockhart III, Vice Chairman, WL Ross & Co. LLC
    • Moderator: Nic Retsinas, Professor, Harvard University
  • Housing, Transit and Jobs: Revving Up MoCo’s Economic Engine
    • Clarence Snuggs, Director, Montgomery County Department of Housing and Community Affairs
    • Tom Street, Assistant Chief Administrative Officer, Office of the Montgomery County Executive
    • Sally Sternbach, Acting Director, Montgomery County Department of Economic Development
    • Moderator: Bonnie Casper, President-Elect, Maryland Association of Realtors
  • Delivering Affordable Housing Amid Changing Demographics and Infrastructure
    • Terry Clower, Deputy Director, George Mason Center for Regional Analysis
    • Stacy Spann, Executive Director, Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County
    • Andrew Aurand, Housing Research Planner, Montgomery County Planning Department
    • Moderator: Sally Roman, Chair, Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County

 11:40 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. – Session II Break-Out Panels:

  • Evolving Needs and Resources: Public Housing, Education, Jobs, and Resident Services
    • Uma Ahluwalia, Director, Montgomery Department of Health & Human Services
    • Marilyn Aklin, Director of Development, Community Preservation and Development Corporation
    • Adrianne Todman, Executive Director, District of Columbia Housing Authority
    • Sheryl Chapman, Executive Director, National Center for Children and Families
    • Moderator: Jackie Simon, Housing Commissioner
  • Inclusive Neighborhoods: Creating Safe and Walkable Transit-Oriented Development
    • Rob Goodill, Principal, Torti Gallas and Partners
    • Shyam Kannan, Director of Planning, WMATA
    • Larry Cole, Master Planner/Highway Coordinator, Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission
    • Moderator: Roger Lewis, Columnist, Washington Post
  • Updating the Affordable Housing Toolkit: MPDUs And Beyond
    • Robert Easley, Deputy Director, Fairfax County Department of Housing and Community Development
    • Vonda Orders, General Counsel, District of Columbia Department of Housing and Community Development
    • Rick Nelson, Commissioner, Montgomery County Housing Opportunities Commission
    • Moderator: Marvin Turner, Director, United State Department of Housing and Urban Development District of Columbia Field Office
  • The Interrelationship between Affordable Housing and Economic Development
    • Lily Qi, Special Projects Director, Montgomery County Executive’s Office
    • Jalal Greene, Chief of the Division of Housing, Montgomery County Department of Housing and Community Affairs
    • Victor Hoskins, Director, Arlington Economic Development
    • Muriel Garr, Vice President and Regional Community Development Manager, SunTrust Bank
    • Moderator: Chickie Grayson, President and CEO, Enterprise Homes

12:45 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Luncheon & Awards Program, Sponsored and Emceed by SunTrust

Keynote Address – Governor Larry Hogan

Award Presentations

  • 2015 Paul Sarbanes Excellence in Public Service Award
    • Awardee: A Wider Circle
    • Presented by: Former Senator Paul Sarbanes
  • 2015 Robert C. Weaver Housing Champion Award
    • Awardee: Nicolas P. Retsinas
  • Remarks – Nicolas P. Retsinas
  • Special Presentation – Reznick Award Naming
  • 2015 David Reznick Housing Partner of the Year
    • Awardee: SunTrust Bank
    • Presented By: TBD
  • Special Presentation – Ford Award Renaming
  • 2015 Eugene F. Ford, Sr. Builder of the Year
    • StonebridgeCarras
  • 2015 Architectural Design Awards
  • 2015 “Break the Barrier to Home Ownership” Closing Cost Assistance Awards
    • Lead Sponsors: Housing Opportunities Commission, PNC Bank, Norman Dreyfuss, GCAAR, DHCD, SunTrust Bank, Jeffrey Slavin, Hilary Miller

2:30 to 3:30 p.m. – Housing Expo, Networking and Dessert Buffet