Please join David Jamison and The City Club of San Francisco in welcoming Gabriel Metcalf to The Roundtable.
Gabriel Metcalf is the president and CEO of SPUR, San Francisco Planning & Urban Research Association (an Urban Planning Think Tank). He is responsible for defining the overall vision and strategy for the organization and has led SPUR through a major expansion of its work.
Gabriel has authored or co-authored such notable articles as “The Northern California Megaregion,” “Democracy and Planning,” “The San Francisco Exodus” and “The Great Dithering.” He is also the author of Democratic by Design: How Carsharing, Co-ops, and Community Land Trusts are Reinventing America (St. Martin’s Press, 2015).
Prior to working at SPUR, Metcalf worked for The Bay Institute, an environmental nonprofit focused on California water policy. He was co-founder and, for many years, Board Chairman of City CarShare, as well as co-founding the San Francisco Housing Action Coalition, Gabriel serves on numerous boards and commissions. A frequent writer and speaker on planning and policy topics, he earned a Master's degree in city and regional planning from the University of California, Berkeley College of Environmental Design.
Luncheon will be served.
This will be a small group to allow for questions and discussion. Seating is limited.