Public Safety and Community Development with Denise Viera
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm
Join Carsey faculty member Denise Viera, a senior advisor in the U.S. Department of Justice, on an exploration of her January 2021 course, Public Safety and Community Development. Viera has worked for the Justice Department since 2011, when she started as Deputy Director for the Community Capacity Development Office.
Since then, she’s led grant-making efforts for more than 300 public safety/neighborhood revitalization areas nationwide; increased access for financial resources and financing tools for underserved communities; and worked to develop local, state and national policy in the areas of community economic development, housing finance, fair housing, provision of housing and other support resources for victims of domestic violence and previously incarcerated people. In her current role, she focuses on increasing public safety in distressed U.S. communities.
This information session will take place Wednesday, Oct. 28, 1 – 1:30 p.m. Register today!