Join us for breakfast with Terri M. Lee, the Chief Housing Officer for the City of Atlanta.
7:30am Doors open
8:00am Talk begins
This event is $15 to cover the cost of coffee and light breakfast.
About the Speaker
Terri Lee is a proven community development professional and operations strategist with a 20+ year track record of employing creative solutions to improve outcomes within the public and non-profit business sectors. In the many capacities she has served, Terri has been instrumental in developing organizational improvement approaches including agency restructurings and realignments; implementing strategies to encourage neighborhood stabilization efforts; and formulating policies to create community development investment opportunities that stimulate neighborhood transformation and growth.
In October 2018, Terri was appointed by Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms as the City of Atlanta’s first Chief Housing Officer. In this role, she will be responsible for leading the execution and coordination of the Mayor’s affordable housing vision. Prior to her appointment, she held the position of Deputy Commissioner of the City of Atlanta’s Department of City Planning. She has also served as a board member of the Freddie Mac National Affordable Housing Council, Trees Atlanta, Urban Land Institute Advisory Board, Rebuilding Together Atlanta and as a founding board member of the Atlanta Collaborative Land Trust.
In collaboration with the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and Neighborworks America, Terri was one of 50 professional leaders in the nation selected to participate in the Achieving Excellence Program. She has also earned a designation as a Certified Community Developer from the University of Central Arkansas and a designation from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development as a Certified HOME Program Specialist. Terri earned a Bachelor in Public Administration degree from Grambling State University and a Master of Public Policy and Administration degree from Jackson State University. Fulfilling a lifelong passion for higher education, Terri serves as an adjunct professor at Georgia State University where she teaches Real Estate Principles and Urban Development courses.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Nope! Our Leadership Breakfasts are great for the whole family. Our only requirement is that you purchase a ticket BEFORE the event. We cannot accept cash at the door.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Here is a Google Maps link: https://goo.gl/maps/CXSpi
or you can type “Center for Civic Innovation” into your navigation.
Center for Civic Innovation
M Rich Building in Downtown Atlanta
115 Martin Luther King Jr Dr SW
Suite 304 Atlanta, Georgia 30303
CCI is located in the M.Rich Building on MLK between Peachtree St. and Pryor St. Our building has a green awning and is directly to the left of Jamrock Restaurant. When you enter the building, you will sign in with security and take the stairs or the elevator to the third floor. If you're driving:
There are multiple parking garages within a block of our address. The closest parking garage is directly to the right of our building. Parking will cost about $10-$15/day. If you're taking MARTA: We are one block south of the Five Points MARTA station. At the station, exit on the Peachtree Street side, turn right and continue on Peachtree Street, then turn left on MLK. We are one block down on the left side of the street.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Just shoot us an email!
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No need to bring a printed ticket. We will check you in at the door.