Part 1: Katie is honored to welcome ChangeMaker, Tracey Scott, the CEO of the Chicago Housing Authority, to the podcast. Tracey is a passionate and driven leader who has dedicated her life to transforming lives and communities. As CEO of the CHA, she has been responsible for overseeing housing and support services for over 64,000 families. Under her leadership, the CHA has invested over $270 million to revitalize neighborhoods and provide greater opportunities for residents. In this episode, Tracey shares her inspiring story and the lessons she has learned along the way. She talks about the challenges she has faced and the strategies she has used to overcome them. Whether you are a community leader, a policymaker, or simply someone who cares about making a difference in the world, this episode is sure to inspire you. So, join us as we hear from one of the most visionary and inspiring leaders of our time.
Part 2: Katie concludes her conversation with ChangeMaker, Tracey Scott, the CEO of the Chicago Housing Authority. In this episode, Tracey focuses on the impact that the Moving to Work program has had on the city of Chicago. As a long-standing MTW PHA and President of the MTW Collaborative, Tracey has unique insights into the program and its benefits. Tracey discusses how MTWs have allowed CHA to implement innovative strategies that have helped to improve the lives of residents. She also shares her inspiring journey from a career in Corporate America to her current role in affordable housing. Join us as we conclude our conversation with one of the most visionary and inspiring leaders of our time.