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100 Lafayette St
Baton Rouge, LA, 70801
United States


The Louisiana Smart Growth Summit is the premier interdisciplinary forum promoting dialogue focusing on resilience, livability, planning, design  infrastructure, development, placemaking, public transit, transportation, connectivity, policymaking and economic development.

Terri North

Terri North

President & CEO, Providence Community Housing

A founding member of Providence, Terri was promoted from CFO to President/CEO March, 2011.  As the organizational leader, she promotes Providence’s work through strategic partnerships and business development projects. Ms. North began her career as a commercial banker and transitioned to non-profit housing development work in 1998.  Prior to Providence, she was a housing and finance consultant for the Archdiocese of New Orleans. She is the Vice Chair of the Enterprise Community Leadership Council, Officer and Board Member of Louisiana Association of Affordable Housing Providers, a member of Louisiana Housing Corporation’s Housing and Transportation Planning and Coordinating Commission, Board of Directors of Chateau de Notre Dame Nursing Home, and Advisory Council for Urban Land Institute Louisiana.  Terri is a New Orleans native and a graduate of LSU.