Featured Speakers

avatar for Dr. Sharon E. Sutton, FAIA

Dr. Sharon E. Sutton, FAIA

Parsons School of Design
Visiting Faculty
avatar for Antionette Carroll

Antionette Carroll

Creative Reaction Lab
President and CEO (Founder)


avatar for Flintoff, Ashley

Flintoff, Ashley

Wayne State University
Director of Planning and Space Management
avatar for Kramer, Liz

Kramer, Liz

Office for Socially Engaged Practice, Sam Fox School, Washington University
Associate Director
avatar for Peter Aeschbacher

Peter Aeschbacher

Penn State University
Associate Professor
avatar for Shalini Agrawal

Shalini Agrawal

Pathways to Equity
Associate Professor
avatar for Shannon Arms

Shannon Arms

Cameron McCarthy Landscape Architecture & Planning, ACD Board
Landscape Architect, Board Member
avatar for Alex Balloon

Alex Balloon

Tacony Community Development Corporation
Executive Director
avatar for Megan Barnes

Megan Barnes

Landscape Architecture Foundation
Program Manager
avatar for Idris Bennett

Idris Bennett

avatar for Missy Benson

Missy Benson

Playworld, ASLA
avatar for Shelby Blessing

Shelby Blessing

AIA Austin; Page/
avatar for Alexa Bosse

Alexa Bosse

Hinge Collective

Malik Bradford-Day

Baltimore Police Department
Police Cadet
avatar for Kyree Brown

Kyree Brown

Douglass Homes
avatar for Josh Budiongan

Josh Budiongan

Detroit Collaborative Design Center
Designer and Project Manager
avatar for Sarah Cappo

Sarah Cappo

National Building Muesum
Education Program Coordinator
avatar for Rebecca Chan

Rebecca Chan

The Local Initiatives Support Corporation
avatar for Steve Charles

Steve Charles

Morgan State University, MD DOT
avatar for Celeste Chavis

Celeste Chavis

Morgan State University
avatar for Kristen Chin

Kristen Chin

Urban Edge and Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation, Boston
Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellow
avatar for Natalie Cohen

Natalie Cohen

Charm City Land Trusts
avatar for Liz Cornish

Liz Cornish

Executive Director
avatar for Dan D'Oca

Dan D'Oca

Interboro Partners
avatar for Ray Demers

Ray Demers

Enterprise Community Partners
Director, Design Leadership
avatar for Ryan Dorsey

Ryan Dorsey

Baltimore City Council
Councilman: District 3
avatar for Brittney Drakeford

Brittney Drakeford

Culture of Health Leaders, funded by RWJF
avatar for Sonja Ewing

Sonja Ewing

Maryland-National Park and Planning Commission Prince George's County
avatar for Ingrid Gonzalez Featherston

Ingrid Gonzalez Featherston

Hip Hop Architecture Camp/ Matt Fajkus Architecture
Design Architect
avatar for Todd Ferry

Todd Ferry

Center for Public Interest Design at the Portland State University School of Architecture
avatar for Ryan Flanigan

Ryan Flanigan

Greater Remington Improvement Association
Past President
avatar for Adriana Foster

Adriana Foster

Charm City Land Trusts
avatar for Martin French

Martin French

Baltimore City Dept. of Planning
avatar for Maria M. Galarza

Maria M. Galarza

Detroit Dept. of Planning and Development
Project Manager
avatar for Thomas Gardner

Thomas Gardner

MICA Social Design
avatar for Jessica Garz

Jessica Garz

Surdna Foundation
Program Officer, Thriving Cultures
avatar for Christine Gaspar

Christine Gaspar

Center for Urban Pedagogy
avatar for Tamika Gauvin

Tamika Gauvin

Baltimore City Mayor's Office of Innovation
Program Manager
avatar for Isaac Gertman

Isaac Gertman

The Independent Group, Terreform, MICA
Full Time Faculty
avatar for Carol Gilbert

Carol Gilbert

MD Department of Housing & Community Development
avatar for Riley Gold

Riley Gold

Gehl Institute
Research Associate
avatar for Marisela Gomez

Marisela Gomez

Social Health Concepts Inc.
avatar for Jennifer Goold

Jennifer Goold

The Neighborhood Design Center
Executive Director
avatar for Mikey Goralnik

Mikey Goralnik

Mariposa County Planning Department
Community Design and Development Planner
avatar for Krista Green

Krista Green

Baltimore Office of Promotion and The Arts
Assistant Director of Cultural Affairs
avatar for Tafadzwa Gwitira

Tafadzwa Gwitira

Impact Hub Baltimore
avatar for Omar Hakeem

Omar Hakeem

Design Director
avatar for Isaac Hametz

Isaac Hametz

Mahan Rykiel Associates
avatar for Brian Hance

Brian Hance

Baltimore Police Department
Recruitment Unit Major
avatar for LaKeisha Henderson

LaKeisha Henderson

Bike & Brunch Tours
avatar for Nikia Hill

Nikia Hill

Association for Community Design
avatar for Lisa Hodges

Lisa Hodges

Westport Community Economic Development Corporation
CLT Project Manager
avatar for Lan Hogue

Lan Hogue

Michael Vergason Landscape Architects
Sr Assoc
avatar for Eric Holcomb

Eric Holcomb

Baltimore City Dept. of Planning
avatar for Taylor Holloway

Taylor Holloway

Public Design Agency
avatar for Davin Hong

Davin Hong

Living Design Lab
avatar for John Huffington

John Huffington

Living Classrooms Foundation
avatar for Tara Huffman

Tara Huffman

Open Society Institute
Director of Criminal and Juvenile Justice Program
avatar for Jen Hughes

Jen Hughes

National Endowment for the Arts
avatar for Maisie Hughes

Maisie Hughes

Rhetorical Value, LLC
avatar for Christine Hwang

Christine Hwang

Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance
Arts & Culture Fellow
avatar for Theresa Hwang

Theresa Hwang

Dept. of Places, ACD Board Member
avatar for Dan Hymowitz

Dan Hymowitz

Mayor of Baltimore's Office of Innovation
avatar for Emily Ianacone

Emily Ianacone

Baltimore City Mayor's Office of Innovation
Design Strategist
avatar for Smile Indias

Smile Indias

MICA Center for Social Design
avatar for Seema D. Iyer, Ph.D

Seema D. Iyer, Ph.D

University of Baltimore
Director of the Jacob France Institute
avatar for Garrett Jacobs

Garrett Jacobs

Open Architecture Collaborative Inc.
avatar for Elyana Javaheri

Elyana Javaheri

Timmons Group and ASLA
avatar for Kristen Jeffers

Kristen Jeffers

The Black Urbanist
Founder and Editor-in-Chief
avatar for Richard Jones

Richard Jones

Mahan Rykiel Associates, Inc.
avatar for Ray Kelly

Ray Kelly

No Boundaries Coalition
avatar for Mary Kendall

Mary Kendall

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development
avatar for Lydia Kimball

Lydia Kimball

Floura Teeter Landscape Architects
Landscape Architet
avatar for Lenora Knowles

Lenora Knowles

Black Baltimore Work Center, UMD College Park
avatar for Robin Kohles

Robin Kohles

Community Design Collaborative
avatar for Nicola Konigkramer

Nicola Konigkramer

City of Hyattsville
Deputy City Clerk
avatar for Ali Kopyt

Ali Kopyt

Korb + Associated Architects

Sarah Leavitt

National Building Museum
avatar for Annie Ledbury

Annie Ledbury

East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation
Architect and Creative Placemaking Manager
avatar for Bryan C. Lee

Bryan C. Lee

Colloqate Design

Ethan Marchant

Cho Benn Holback Architects
avatar for Kris Marsh

Kris Marsh

University of Maryland, College Park
avatar for Mark Matel

Mark Matel

Enterprise Community Partners
Rose Fellowship Director & Current ACD President
avatar for Maisha McCoy

Maisha McCoy

Pharmacy Solutions, LLC,
Principal Owner
avatar for Gilad Meron

Gilad Meron

The Blue House, The Association for Community Design
avatar for Tanvi Misra

Tanvi Misra

avatar for Amina Mohamed

Amina Mohamed

Mahan Rykiel Associates, Inc.
avatar for Justin Garrett Moore

Justin Garrett Moore

NYC Public Design Commission, Urban Patch, BlackSpace
avatar for Evan Morville

Evan Morville

Seawall Development Company
avatar for Hanah Murphy

Hanah Murphy

Playground City
avatar for JONATHAN Nagy


United Neighbors of the 35th Ward
avatar for Robin Abad Ocubillo

Robin Abad Ocubillo

SF Planning Department and California College of the Arts
Senior Urban Designer / Policy Planner and Adjunct Professor,...
avatar for Caroline O’Boyle

Caroline O’Boyle

The Trust for Public Land
Director of Programs and Partnerships
avatar for Willow Lung-Amam, University of Maryland College Park

Willow Lung-Amam, University of Maryland College Park

National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education
Director of Community Development
avatar for Ryan Patterson

Ryan Patterson

Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts, Friends of Wyman Park Dell
avatar for Korrey Perrin

Korrey Perrin

Tenant Council of Douglass Homes
avatar for Chau Pham

Chau Pham

Open Architecture DC
avatar for Molly Plummer

Molly Plummer

Trust for Public Land
avatar for Eli Pousson

Eli Pousson

Baltimore Heritage
avatar for Steve Preston

Steve Preston

Parks and People Foundation
avatar for Anthony Joel Quezada

Anthony Joel Quezada

The People’s Lobby, Democratic Socialists of America, United Neighbors of the 35th Ward
avatar for Ana Quintana

Ana Quintana

Michael Vergason Landscape Architects
avatar for Laura Reams

Laura Reams

City of Hyattsville
City Clerk
avatar for Dan Reed

Dan Reed

Urban Planner

Alexis Robinson

Fairfax County Department of Planning and Zoning
avatar for André Robinson

André Robinson

Mount Royal Community Development Corporation, Innovation Villages: Baltimore
Executive Director
avatar for Ricardo Maga Rojas

Ricardo Maga Rojas

Hip Hop Architecture Camp/GSC Architects
Architectural Designer
avatar for Zolna Russell

Zolna Russell

Floura Teeter Landscape Architects
avatar for Alex Salazar

Alex Salazar

Salazar Architect Inc. and the Center for Public Interest Design at Portland State University
avatar for Sarah Satterlee

Sarah Satterlee

Mobile Loaves, Fishes Community First! Village
Construction and Design Coordinator
avatar for Cathi Schar

Cathi Schar

University of Hawaii Community Design Center
Inaugural Director
avatar for Hannah Shaw

Hannah Shaw

MICA Center for Social Design
avatar for Rachel Shuman

Rachel Shuman

One October film
avatar for Melissa Simmons

Melissa Simmons

Baltimore City Public Schools
avatar for April De Simone

April De Simone

designing the WE
Co-founder, Partner
avatar for Meghan Skornia

Meghan Skornia

Asakura Robinson
Senior Associate
avatar for Becky Slogeris

Becky Slogeris

MICA Social Design
avatar for Stephanie Smith

Stephanie Smith

Baltimore City Dept. of Planning
Assistant Director for Equity, Engagement and Communications
avatar for Ben Stone

Ben Stone

Smart Growth America
Director of Arts and Culture

Casey Thomasson

Baltimore City Health Department
Program Coordinator
avatar for Andy Toy

Andy Toy

Southeast Asian Mutual Assistance Association Coalition
Development and Communications Director
avatar for E'manee Walker

E'manee Walker

Student Co-presenter
avatar for Carrie Waller

Carrie Waller

AIA Austin DesignVoice, Gensler
avatar for Destiny Watford

Destiny Watford

Greater Baybrook Community Land Trust
avatar for Magda Westerhout

Magda Westerhout

Moseley Architects
Vice President
avatar for Alice Weston

Alice Weston

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership
Program Manager
avatar for Laura Wheaton

Laura Wheaton

Neighborhood Design Center
Program Manager
avatar for Erin White

Erin White

Community Food Lab
Principal, Founder
avatar for Bucky Willis

Bucky Willis

Bleeding Heart Design
Founder and Director
avatar for Barbara Brown Wilson

Barbara Brown Wilson

Resilience for All | University of Virginia
Author | Professor
avatar for Lauren Wilson

Lauren Wilson

National Building Museum
Education Program Manager, Teens
avatar for Ronald Wilson

Ronald Wilson

Enterprise Homes
Director of Housing Initiatives
avatar for Dion Wright

Dion Wright

Civic Works
avatar for Mo Zell

Mo Zell

UW-Milwaukee School of Architecture and Urban Planning, bauenstudio
Associate Dean, Principal
avatar for Lamei Zhang

Lamei Zhang

Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation
Special Projects Associate