Stacie Young is Director of The Preservation Compact, a collaborative effort to stem the loss of affordable rental housing inCookCounty. As Director of the Compact, Young coordinates policy and programmatic initiatives to further rental preservation – from energy retrofits and data analysis, to property taxes and government processes.
Prior to her work with the Compact, she worked for the City of Chicago Office of the Mayor as Assistant to the Mayor for Affordability, and at the Chicago Department of Housing as the Director of Policy and Research. She currently serves on the advisory boards of the Chicago Development Fund, and the Corporation for Supportive Housing, and the board of Housing Choice Partners.
She completed her undergraduate degree at Northwestern University, and received her Masters in Public Policy from the Harris School at the University of Chicago.