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Shelley Poticha to lead NRDC’s new urban solutions program

Shelley Poticha to lead NRDC's new urban solutions program
Natural Resources Defense Council Staff Blog
24 May 2013
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Shelley Poticha (M.C.P. ’86), one of 2012’s recipients of the CED Distinguished Alumni Award, recently joined the Natural Resources Defense Council’s Washington, DC office as director of the Urban Solutions program, building NRDC’s work for better cities that support thriving people.  Prior to joining NRDC, Shelley was a senior advisor and director of the Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities at the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Before joining HUD, she served as President and CEO of Reconnecting America, and prior to that, she served as Executive Director of the Congress for the New Urbanism.