Session Speaker

Carrie Grassi


Carrie Grassi

Biography

Carrie Grassi is responsible for managing interagency collaboration and coordination for the implementation of climate change resiliency efforts, and oversees technical review and communications work with FEMA as it relates to flood risk standards. She leads the City’s collaboration with HUD’s Rebuild By Design program and New York State’s NY Rising Community Reconstruction program, and ensures coordination with City policies and goals for climate resiliency. After Hurricane Sandy, Grassi was a member of the Special Initiative for Rebuilding and Resiliency, the result of which is the City’s comprehensive climate resiliency plan, A Stronger, More Resilient New York. Grassi has worked in both government and non-profit institutions focused on project implementation, civic engagement, and environmental stewardship.

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