Thank you to all who came out for the breakfast talk with Toni Griffin
WHERE: Center for Architecture
COST: In Advance | AIA Members /Free; Non-AIA Members /$5
At the Door | AIA Members /$5; Non-AIA Members /$10
Ms. Griffin was recently named Professor and Director of the J. Max Bond Center for Architecture at the Spitzer School of Architecture at the City College of New York and maintains an active private practice, Urban Planning and Design for the American City, whose current clients include the cities of Newark, NJ and Detroit, MI.
Prior to returning to private practice, Toni was the Director of Community Development for the City of Newark, New Jersey, where she was responsible for creating a centralized division of planning and urban design. Between 2000-2006, Ms. Griffin served as Vice President and Director of Design for the Anacostia Waterfront Corporation in Washington, DC, and held the position of Deputy Director for Revitalization Planning and Neighborhood Planning in the D.C. Office of Planning.
Prior to locating in Washington, DC, Ms. Griffin served as Vice President for Planning & Tourism Development for the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corporation in New York City. She began her career as an architect with Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP in Chicago, where she became an Associate Partner involved in architecture and urban design projects.