Media Advisory: Secretary Castro, Hundreds of Housing Officials to Attend NAHRO’s Summer Conference in Austin

Media Advisory for July 29 – August 1

The conference, entitled Building Communities Together: Innovation and Inspiration, will take place at the new JW Marriot Austin hotel in downtown from July 29 to August 1. It will feature more than 25 sessions on current and emerging issues, best practices, and challenges facing the housing and redevelopment industry


Julian Castro, Secretary of HUD

Steve Adler, Mayor of Austin

Herman Boone, former TC Williams High School football coach who inspired Remember the Titans

WHAT: NAHRO Summer Conference, Building Communities Together: Innovation and Inspiration


Julian Castro, July 30, 8 a.m. (opening plenary speaker)

Steve Adler, July 30, 8 a.m. (opening plenary speaker)

Herman Boone, August 1, 9 a.m. (closing plenary speaker)

WHERE: JW Marriott Austin Hotel, 110 East 2nd St., Austin, TX  78701

Read the press release | See the conference schedule


NAHRO, established in 1933, is a membership organization of 23,000 housing and community development agencies and professionals throughout the United States whose mission is to create affordable housing and safe, viable communities that enhance the quality of life for all Americans, especially those of low- and moderate-income. NAHRO's membership administers more than 3 million housing units for 7.6 million people.