Sponsored by the MIT CoLab
Mel King Community Fellows
The Joint City and State Hearing on Economic Democracy is co-sponsored by MIT Community Innovators Lab (CoLab) and a group of 13 New York City and State elected officials who are this year’s cohort of MIT CoLab Mel King Community Fellows.
NYC Councilmember Robert Cornegy
NYC Councilmember Rafael Espinal
NYC Councilmember Vanessa Gibson
NYC Councilmember Rafael Salamanca
NYC Councilmember Ritchie Torres
New York State Senator Jamaal Bailey
New York State Senator Kevin Parker
State Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte
State Assemblymember Marcos Crespo
State Assemblymember Walter Mosley
State Assemblymember Diana Richardson
State Assemblymember Latrice Walker
State Assemblymember Tremaine Wright
You can find more information about the Sponsoring Fellows
at the Mel King Community Fellowship webpage.
The MIT Community Innovators Lab (CoLab) is a center for planning and development within the MIT Department of Urban Studies and Planning (DUSP).
MIT CoLab facilitates the interchange of knowledge and resources between MIT and community organizations and supports communities working on equitable, democratic, and sustainable development in the US and globally.
The elected officials sponsoring this Hearing were brought together as part of the Mel King Community Fellowship. They are New York City and State elected officials representing districts across the Bronx and Central Brooklyn. You can find more information about this year’s Fellowship at the Mel King Community Fellowship webpage.