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Homelessness Is a Housing Problem Gregg Colburn Talk
September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm PDT
The Urbanist is happy to co-sponsor a talk with Gregg Colburn on his new upcoming book Homelessness Is a Housing Problem: How Structural Factors Explain U.S. Patterns. Organized by Share The Cities, this virtual event is co-hosted by Transit Riders Union, Housing Development Consortium, Futurewise, Seattle For Everyone, The Urbanist & Sightline Institute, all great orgs to follow. Register here for Zoom info. Starts at 7pm on September 20th.
GREGG COLBURN is an assistant professor of real estate at the University of Washington’s College of Built Environments. He has published research on housing and homelessness in journals like Urban Studies, Housing Studies, Urban Affairs Review, and Housing Policy Debate. Gregg holds a PhD and an MSW from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from Northwestern University. Prior to academia, he worked as an investment banker and private equity professional. Gregg is also a member of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Family Homelessness Evaluation Committee and co-chair of the University of Washington’s Homelessness Research Initiative.