Today’s episode features a discussion with Kathy Cheng who is using data and technology to improve access to affordable housing. Kathy is the senior product manager for Exygy and has experience in early stage high growth startups, as well as digital agency work in sectors ranging from e-commerce to education to digital health. Today she shares with us the platform Bloom Housing by Exygy. We talk about how the platform is designed to improve access to affordable housing across jurisdictions, and its potential to spark changes in housing policy.
Links to info and resources:
Learn more about Bloom – https://www.exygy.com/housing
Community Impact Accelerator – https://civic-hackers.org/cia
Online Monthly Meetups – https://civic-hackers.org/meetup
Venture for America – https://ventureforamerica.org/
Original Civic Hacker Summit Session recording: https://civichackersummit.com/schedule/kathy-cheng-2021-summit/
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