Maggie Tishman, Just Urban Economies Program Director for Economic Innovation


As Program Director for Economic Innovation, Maggie Tishman is working with CoLab's community and technical partners to implement cutting-edge economic development projects that build shared wealth and ownership. Notably, these include the BronXchange and the Bronx Innovation Factory. Maggie previously works as the Local Director for New York City for the Emerald Cities Collaborative, a national network of organizations creating sustainable cities and economic opportunities for all, and a Robert A. Fox Leadership Fellow at Providence Community Housing in New Orleans. Maggie completed her Master’s degree in City Planning at MIT and a Bachelor’s in Urban Studies at the University of Pennsylvania.