Housing Policy Forum: Rethinking Social Housing for California

Wednesday, March 15, 2023
1 p.m.

Are you wondering how social housing could help address the California housing crisis? Join SANDAG and SCAG for a free webinar on social housing models, spotlighting Vienna, to highlight parallels and key differences in California’s housing landscape to uplift potential for adaptation of innovative housing policies. Attendees will also learn about:

  • Vienna’s journey of the social housing model
  • Compare and contrast the housing systems in California and Vienna
  • Highlight opportunities and approaches to adapt social housing throughout California

Panelists will include:

  • Assemblymember Alex Lee (D-25)
  • Jenna Hornstock, Deputy Mayor of Housing, Office of Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass
  • Joe Donlin, Deputy Director and Director of Research and Policy Advocacy, SAJE
  • Sean Spear, President and CEO, Community Housing Works
  • Susan Guinn, Chief Innovation Officer, San Diego Foundation

We hope you will join us! For questions, please contact us at