2017 Maui County Affordable Housing Summit

June 19, 2017, 12:02 PM HST · Updated June 19, 1:39 PM

The Maui Chamber of Commerce joins the Maui County Department of Housing and Human Concerns in co-hosting the 2017 Maui County Affordable Housing Summit, on Friday, June 30, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Maui Beach Hotel in Kahului.

Kahului, Maui. PC: by Wendy Osher.

The summit will feature a Keynote Address by Rick Jacobus, Principal at Street Level Advisors. Jacobus has more than 20 years of experience working with cities, nonprofits and philanthropy to craft new solutions to some of society’s hardest problems.

As the founder of Street Level Advisors, Jacobus currently serves as a consultant and strategic advisor to Cornerstone Partnership, a national initiative focused on building more inclusive communities. He recently served as an F.B. Heron Foundation Joint Practice Fellow at CoMetrics where he researched business models for the collection of social impact data.

Previously, Jacobus served as a Partner in Burlington Associates in Community Development and a Visiting Fellow at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. He has also served as a Lecturer in the Department of City and Regional Planning at UC Berkeley and as a Senior Program Officer for the Local Initiatives Support Corporation and holds a Bachelors degree from Oberlin College and a Masters of City Planning degree from the University of California Berkeley.


Many other specialists will also address the following topics during the summit:

  • Where Is The Affordable Housing?
  • What Are The Economic Realities of Affordable Housing?
  • If We Build It, Can They Buy It?
  • Where “IZ” The Sweet Spot?
  • What Tools Are Needed?
  • How Do We Fast Track Affordable Housing?

Reservations are required for all attendees. The cost to attend is $65 per person, with a $10 discount if registration is completed by Friday, June 23, 2017.  Attendees are asked to register online by Tuesday, June 27, at MauiChamber.com and click on the “Affordable Housing Summit” link. For additional assistance, call (808) 244- 0081.

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and tickets include continental breakfast & lunch.

The summit is sponsored by: Builder Sponsors Goodfellow Bros., Inc., Hawaiʻi Construction Alliance and Stanford Carr Development LLC; and Partner Sponsors Construction Industry of Maui and Pacific Resource Partnership.



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