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Dayton Housing Symposium - February 24, 2017

A symposium to communicate to partners, stakeholders, and community members the state of the housing market in the City, what the City and our partners are doing to address housing issues and where the housing market is headed.



*Exhibitor booths are open during registration and breaks.*

8:30 am Registration and Networking

  • Continental Breakfast

9:30 am Opening Session

  • Commissioner Chris Shaw, Shelley Dickstein, Aaron Sorrell

9:45 am Keynote Speaker

  • Paul E. Kaboth, Vice President of Community Development, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

10:30 am Break and Networking

10:45 am Session 1 (Choose One)

Status of Housing in Dayton’s Neighborhoods

  • Tony Kroeger, City of Dayton Department of Planning & Community Development

Financial Incentives for Homebuyers and Homeowners

  • Adam Blake, County Corp
  • Scott Bruns, Rebuilding Together Dayton
  • Greg Lockard, HomeOwnership Center of Greater Dayton
  • Holly Musgrove, Wright Patt Credit Union

Designing Construction for Accessibility & Aging in Place

  • John Zimmerman, Miami Valley Fair Housing
  • Greg Kramer, Access Center for Independent Living

12:00 pm Break and Networking

12:15 pm Session 2 (choose one)

City of Dayton Tools and Processes

  • Aaron Sorrell, City of Dayton Department of Planning & Community Development

Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grant

  • Kiya Patrick, Greater Dayton Premier Management
  • Karen DeMasi, CityWide Development

Preparing Housing Professionals for Cultural Differences

  • John Zimmerman, Miami Valley Fair Housing
  • Melissa Bertolo, Welcome Dayton
  • Joshua Ward, City of Dayton Human Relations Council

1:30 pm End of Program