Director Boston Waterfront Initiative
Jill Valdés Horwood is Director for the Barr Foundation's Boston Waterfront Initiative. The initiative aims to ensure that all people and neighborhoods have access to and benefit from a vibrant, inclusive, and climate-resilient Boston waterfront. Prior to this, she served as Boston Harbor Now's Policy Director where she worked on waterfront policy issues affecting the Harbor and Islands, especially related to waterfront development, public access, and climate preparedness. Jill holds a J.D. from DePaul University and an LL.M. in Maritime Law from the University of Miami. She is currently pursuing an M.S. in Maritime Business Management at Massachusetts Maritime Academy.
Thursday, November 7
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM