FORA.tv Speaker - Priscilla Phelps

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Biography

Priscilla Phelps is a Senior Shelter Advisor to the Interim Haiti Recovery Commission helping government develop an operational strategy for housing and community reconstruction following the 2010 earthquake. She managed the development of a book published by the World Bank in 2010 entitled Safer Homes, Stronger Communities: A Handbook for Reconstruction After Natural Disasters, which proposed a community-based approach to reconstruction. She worked as a Loan Officer for the Low Income Investment Fund in San Francisco, and serves on the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity in Oakland, California. She also participated in founding the Center for Local Food and Agriculture in Ithaca, New York, and served on the Board of Directors of the Alternatives Federal Credit Union. She has an MBA in Finance from Cornell University.

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Rebuilding After Disaster

11.04.10 | 01:35:26 min | 0 comments