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Shai Lauros

Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation
Director of Community Development
Brooklyn, NY
Shai oversees the development of affordable housing, community facilities, and commercial and manufacturing space, as well as Cypress Hills Verde, our neighborhood-wide sustainability initiative. Before joining CHLDC in 2012, she served as the Director of GreenHomeNYC, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help small building owners adopt sustainable building materials and practices. She has a BA from Barnard College, a Master’s degree in Architecture from Columbia University, and a Master’s degree in Regional and Urban Planning from the London School of Economics.