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Attend “Bridging the Great Divide “

Join the Jewish Federation of St. Louis’ Professional Society and the Jewish Community Relations Council for a panel on “Bridging the Great Divide.” Four panelists will discuss the business, financial, and development implications of our divided region and suggest a path forward.

The panel will be held on Thursday, September 5 from 5:30-7pm in Clark Fox Forum in Hillman Hall. RSVP requested by August 29. Learn more and register here.

About the panelists:

  • Tom Hillman has been involved with private business enterprises over the course of his career and has experience with regional governance issues in other states.
  • Professor Emeritus Terry Jones (UMSL) has been a consultant to more than 70 governmental and non-profit organizations. His current research focuses on metropolitan governance, urban policy, and state government.
  • Molly Metzger is a Professor at the Brown School at Washington University. Her research focuses on housing policy and the use of tax incentives in economic development.
  • Les Sterman retired from leading the East-West Gateway Council of Governments after a long career. He is leading a subcommittee of JCRC in the study of regional governance in St. Louis.