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10/04/2018 12:10 PM 10/04/2018 01:30 PM America/Los_Angeles THURSDAY LUNCHEON SPEAKER
Amy Tharpe - Port of Oakland, Director of Social Responsibility
1736 Franklin Street, California Ballroom (2nd floor), Oakland, CA, 94612

Amy Tharpe - Port of Oakland, Director of Social Responsibility


Thursday, October 4th, 2018 - 12:10pm to 1:30pm

Amy Tharpe was appointed Director of the Social Responsibility Division (SRD) on March 14, 2013. She is responsible for partnering with the community and businesses to promote positive social and economic changes, and develop a social responsibility strategy that will add value to the Port's business development activities and to the communities in Oakland and throughout the region.

Prior to being hired by the Port, Ms. Tharpe managed San Francisco's HOPE SF Initiative. In this role, she served as the city lead on programmatic aspects of the initiative, which included real estate development strategies, policy development, human capital/services program design, resource development, evaluation and communications.

Prior to assuming that role, Ms. Tharpe served as the Director of Policy and Planning for the San Francisco Mayor's Office of Housing. Ms. Tharpe has also held positions with the Fannie Mae Foundation, Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development of the District of Columbia as well as other civic and charitable organizations.

She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Economy from the University of California, Berkeley and her Master of Public Policy degree from Harvard University.

Oct 4, 2018
12:10PM to 1:30PM
1736 Franklin Street
California Ballroom (2nd floor)
Oakland, CA 94612

One block from the 19th Street BART station