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Shelley Poticha

Shelley Poticha leads NRDC’s Urban Solutions team, which advances strategies that create strong, just, and resilient communities. She works with local, national, and global leaders to make cities part of the answer to climate change while ensuring that all people can lead healthy, thriving lives. Previously Poticha was a senior political appointee in the Obama administration, where she led the federal Partnership for Sustainable Communities and launched the Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Earth Day Should Be Called "People of Earth" Day

Earth Day—a time to consider the planet, yes, but also the people who must inhabit it.

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