Planning and Development Director
City of Detroit
As Planning and Development Director for the City of Detroit, Maurice leads the long-term vision for a redeveloped Detroit—evolving strategies to improve neighborhoods, boost stable areas with new development, and devise uses for vacant lots. Previously, Maurice served as Associate Dean for Community Engagement at Tulane University’s School of Architecture, and Director of the Tulane City Center. As Design Director of the National Endowment for the Arts from 2007-2010, he led the Your Town Rural Institute, the Governors’ Institute on Community Design, the Mayors’ Institute on City Design, and oversaw design grants across the United States.
Saturday, October 20
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM