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Erika Poethig

MEMBER SINCE: 2018

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History of Employment

Position
Division
Organization
Start
End
Special Assistant to the President for Housing and Urban Policy
Domestic Policy Council
Executive Officer of the President
2021
Present
Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer
Research to Action Lab
Urban Institute
2018
2021
Institute Fellow and Director of Urban Policy Initiatives
Research to Action Lab
Urban Institute
2013
2017
Assistant Secretary (Acting)
Office of Policy Development and Research
US Department of Housing and Urban Development
2012
2013
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy Development
Office of Policy Development and Research
US Department of Housing and Urban Development
2009
2012
Associate Director for Housing
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
2008
2009
Program Officer
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
2001
2007
Assistant Commissioner for Policy, Resource and Program Development
Department of Housing
City of Chicago
2000
2001
Director of Planning, Research and Development
Department of Housing
City of Chicago
1998
2000
Associate Director
Metropolis Project
Commercial Club of Chiacho
1996
1998
Project Manager
Government Assistance Program
DePaul
1995
1996
Primary Policy Areas

Housing, Infrastructure, Poverty, Urban Affairs

Primary Sector of Expertise

Non-profit

Primary Functions