Advisory Council


Kenneth Cockrel, Jr., Habitat for Humanity of Detroit 

Bradford Frost, Director, Woodward Corridor Initiative * In Memoriam

On January 22, 2017, Cohort I Fellow Bradford Frost passed away after a brief battle with kidney cancer. Brad was the Director of the Detroit program at Capital Impact Partners, a national Community Development Financial Institution. The DRF network mourns the loss of this inspiring life and passionate advocate for Detroit.

Bryan Hogle, Program Officer, Kresge Foundation

Katy Locker, Detroit Program Director, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Sarida Scott, Executive Director, Community Development Advocates of Detroit

Timothy Thorland, Executive Director, Southwest Housing Solutions

Amanda Van Dusen, Senior Principal and Leader, Miller Canfield

Academic Advisors:

Jeff Horner, Professor, Department of Urban Studies and Planning

Robin Boyle, Department Chair, Department of Urban Studies and Planning