Panel Video from “Celebrating our Partners & Marking 10 Years of Leadership” Event!

The video is available from our special event “Celebrating our Partners & Marking 10 Years of Leadership”. 

Speakers included Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton, Interim Chancellor Javier Reyes, Juan González of Democracy Now, Teresa Córdova, and a panel on democracy led by Kathleen Yang-Clayton.

Full details on the speakers from the event below:

  • Teresa Córdova, Director of Great Cities Institute
  • Juan González, Co-Host of Democracy Now!
  • Javier Reyes, Chancellor of UIC
  • Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton

The panel included four brilliant professionals in the public and advocacy fields and was moderated by one of our Senior Research Fellows at Great Cities Institute. Details below:

  • Panel
    • Maria Hadden, Alderwoman 49th Ward
    • Cristina Pacione-Zayas, State Senator 20th District
    • Erica Swinney Staley, Executive Director of Manufacturing Renaissance
    • Heather Van Benthuysen, Executive Director at Chicago Public Schools Department of Student Voice and Engagement
  • Moderator
    • Kathleen Yang-Clayton, Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA)

Watch the Video Here.