National Commission on Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity

Written Witness Statements - Atlanta - October 17, 2008

Invited panel witnesses

Cal Bradford, President, Calvin Bradford and Associates

Harry L. Carey, Former Associate General Counsel for Fair Housing, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

James Carr, Chief Operating Officer, National Community Reinvestment Coalition

Connie Chamberlin, President/CEO, Housing Opportunities Made Equal, Richmond

Scott Chang, Relman & Dane PLLC

Foster Corbin, Executive Director, Metro Atlanta Fair Housing Services, Inc.

Wayne Dawson Jr., Executive Director, Savannah-Chatham County Fair Housing Council

Lance Freeman, Assistant Professor of Urban Planning, Columbia University

Ira Goldstein, Director, Policy and Information Services, The Reinvestment Fund

Diane L. Houk, Executive Director, Fair Housing Justice Center and Fred Freiberg, Field Services Director, Fair Housing Justice Center, New York, New York

Elizabeth K. Julian, former Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity; President, Inclusive Communities Project

Leslie Proll, Director of the Washington office, NAACP Legal Defense Fund

Keenya Robertson, President/CEO, HOPE, Inc., Miami

Robert G. Schwemm

Additional Written Statements

Howard Fair Housing Clinic

Shepherd Center

Turner statement re FH research