Future Ready Nashville

A DesignShop Event | December 17-19, 2014

America has reached a point where almost all problems can be solved, especially at the local level. Nashville has everything it needs to be Future Ready. This program invites selected activists to experience the DesignShop process, while launching our intentional process of making Nashville Future Ready.

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What's In Our Trunk?

Aaron C.

TALENTS: explainer, consensus building, synthesize info, making the abstract concrete

STRENGTHS: Communication, Analysis, Infrastructure

Aaron Dorn

TALENTS: Adaptability, seeing the pixels and how they relate, mentoring and coaching, presentation skills, leading others through a process, linking concepts

STRENGTHS: Communication, Analysis, Education, Pattern Recognition, Future Ready

Ashford Hughes

TALENTS: relating to others, building relationships, leadership, advocacy, voice of others, community organizer, public speaking and articulation

STRENGTHS: Communication, Advocacy, Organization

Bob Higgins

TALENTS: Seeing opportunities, connecting the dots, communications, listening, engineering, infrastructure expertise, analyzing

STRENGTHS: Communication, Analysis, Infrastructure, Connection, lead

Cabot Pyle

TALENTS: relationship builder, communicator

STRENGTHS: Infrastructure, Networks

Curt Hahn

TALENTS: Leadership management, team building, concensus building, entrepreneur, storyteller

STRENGTHS: Communication, Networks, lead

Danna

TALENTS: Patience, Listening skills, collaborate, solve puzzles, drawn to mysteries

STRENGTHS: Analysis, Conflict management

Daynise Joseph

TALENTS: grass roots, organizing, strategic planning, versatile, flexible, PR writing, social media strategy

STRENGTHS: Communication, lead, Organization

Debby Gould

TALENTS: energetic, motivational, policy minded, leadership management, consensus building

STRENGTHS: Communication, Diversity, Execution, Advocacy, Change Process, Spirit

Eileen Hernandez

TALENTS: loves learning, curious

Elissa Kim

TALENTS: strategic, ID talent, utilyze data, fact based decisions

STRENGTHS: Analysis, Access

Erin Russell

TALENTS: Project Management, managing expectations, great facillitation skills, compassionate, listener, big picture, analytical, thinker

STRENGTHS: Analysis, Advocacy, Conflict Management, Coolaborate

Francie Hunt

TALENTS: Strategy, candid communicator, political expertise, teacher, creative problem solver

STRENGTHS: Communication, Analysis, Organiztion, Creativity

Freda Player

TALENTS: Taking idea from beginning to completion,organizational, development, breaking down complex/good ideas

STRENGTHS: Communication, Engagement, Social Entreprenuer

Gary Gaston

TALENTS: development, strategy, vision, design thinking process

STRENGTHS: Vision, Engagement

George Thomas

TALENTS: Fundraiser, connector, sees potential, trainer

STRENGTHS: Communication, Execution, Fundraising

Harvey Sperling

TALENTS: Builder, Designer, problem solver, system thinker, sees interlocking relations, global thinker, thrives in ambiguity, champion for next generation

STRENGTHS: Education, Execution, Creativity

Hillary Sims

TALENTS: peacemaker, synthesizer, understands human stages of development, private, character, traditional school expertise, public speaking

STRENGTHS: Communication, Education, Pattern Recognition, Conflict management

Isaac Hunt

TALENTS: nice, generous, biking

STRENGTHS: Spirit

Jennifer Tlumak Westerholm

TALENTS: Non-profit expertise, practical, conservationist, Nashville Native, institutional knowledge, Practical optimist, designer, emerging leader

STRENGTHS: Execution, Change Process, Connection, Spirit, Fundraising, Culture

Jenny Carr

TALENTS: Systems management, trainer, manager, empowerment, maven, pivots well, manages chaos, communicates expectations, passionate

STRENGTHS: Advocacy, Change Process, lead, Engagement

Reverend Judy

TALENTS: Passionate, public speaker

STRENGTHS: Innovate, Communication

Kenny Alonzo

TALENTS: able to build relationship across economic levels, identifying inefficiencies within budgets and improving, solutions to logistical matter

STRENGTHS: Analysis, Infrastructure, Networks

Laura Creek

TALENTS: more valuing, facilitating, collaboration, courage to say hard things, seeing and selling big picture

STRENGTHS: Communication, Spirit, Conflict Management

Manuel Zeitin

TALENTS: What box?, Foodie, visionary, thinker

STRENGTHS: Vision, Culture, Future ready

Marcus Whitney

TALENTS: Creating and proving the concept, mentoring, speaking

STRENGTHS: Communication, Networks, Creativity

Mary Bufwack

TALENTS: Builds coalitions, teacher, researcher analyst

STRENGTHS: Communication, Analysis, Connection

Michelle Lacewell

TALENTS: Ethically driven, forward thinking, empathetic, intuitive, excellent in crisis, pivots well, organizational communication, team developer

STRENGTHS: Communication, Analysis, Change Process, Connection, Vision

Michelle Steele

TALENTS: Goal oriented/implementation, problem solving, collaboration, community conservations, civic engagement

STRENGTHS: Analysis, Organization, political Saviness, Creativity, Social Entreprenuer

Mohamed-Shukri Hassan

TALENTS: Spirit of social entrepreneurism, innovation, passion for activism, get up and out, connector of people, policy minded, speaks 4 languages, brings other perspective

STRENGTHS: Communication, Networks, Advocacy, Social Entreprenuer

Nancy Dickson

TALENTS: Assessing people's strangths, mentoring, networking, synthesizer

STRENGTHS: Communication

Pallu Reddy

TALENTS: Can find the positive in any situation, comfortable with unknown

STRENGTHS: Change Process, Spirit

Rebecca Berrios

TALENTS: Leader's leader, dreamer, connector, very paractical, paragmatic, highly organized, advocate for all things Nashville, passionate, connector, communication

STRENGTHS: Connection, lead, Organization, Culture

Renata Soto

TALENTS: community builder,risk trainer, strategic thinker, insightful, bold, visionary, collection of talent, change agent

STRENGTHS: Organization, Lead

Rev. Judy Cummings

TALENTS: Integrate health & spirit, leadership

STRENGTHS: Communication

Ron Corb

TALENTS: invision caster, fact- based decision maker, effective communicator, influence and motivate others

STRENGTHS: Communication, Analysis, Vision

Susan Prado

TALENTS: Adaptability, Art, Devil's Advocate, listening, observing details, complex narrative

STRENGTHS: Analysis, Faith based, Future ready, Innovate

Tasneem Tewogbola

TALENTS: Extremely optimistic, fair, pacemaker, conversation starter, motivator, storyteller

STRENGTHS: Communication, Faith Based

Tom Wardem

TALENTS: empowerer, systems thinker

STRENGTHS: Analysis, Execution

Will Rutherford

TALENTS: challenges his mind, thinker, listener

STRENGTHS: Leadership

Xeria Keys

TALENTS: joy seeker, happiness, critical thinking, not afraid to be wrong, systematic, honest, direct, critic, indentifying mistakes, translator, reflective

STRENGTHS: Communication, Infrastructure, Networks, Execution, Spirit

Day 2 : Mod : 10 : References from Individual Research Exercise

NOTE: some of the URLs provided during the exercise do not link and some we're missing URLSs altogether.  Those references are noted by a double **

RESOURCES

Affordable housing; homeless to homed

Keywords: mature, tactical

www.100khomes.org

Affordable housing: Vanderbilt report

Keywords: strategic

Affordable housing: community benefit agreements

Keywords: tactical

www.forworkingfamilies.org

Affordable Housing: partnership for working families

Keywords: mature, strategic

www.forworkingfamilies.org

Affordable housing: example of developer incentives

Keywords:

www.nyc.gov/html/dcp/html/zone/zh_inclu_housing.shtml

Affordable housing: understanding housing trusts

Keywords:

www.nhi.org/online/issues/150/organize.html

Affordable housing: new models of financing

Keywords:

www.frbsf.org/community-development/publications/community-investments/2013/june/new-era-affordable-housing

 

Affordable housing: PPI to help US to define what "affordable" is

Keywords: tactical

www.Hiappleseed.org/affordable-housing-models

 

Affordable housing: community needs evaluation

Keywords: strategy

http://www.nashville.gov/Social-Services/Planning-And-Coordination/Poverty-Reduction.aspx

 

Affordable housing: community interests

Keywords:

www.nashville.gov/Government/NashvilleNext.aspx

 

Affordable housing: Center for housing policy report

Keywords: emergent

https://scholar.google.com/scholar?rlz=1C9BKJA_enUS619US619&espv=1&hl=en-US&um=1&ie=UTF-8&lr&q=related:-8KVbaJS05EebM:scholar.google.com/

 

Affordable housing: Barnes Housing Trust Fund

Keywords: emergent

**URL:

 

Affordable housing: innovative financing models

Keywords: emergent

**www.globalurban.org/GUD

 

**Affordable housing: community support and engagement (education)

Keywords: tactical

URL:

 

Transportation: efficient, multimodal public transportation system

Keywords: strategic, strategy

**www.ted.com/talks/enrique-penalosa_why_buses_represent_democracy_in_action?language=en#+-40252

 

Transportation: incentive to use public transportation system

Keywords: tactic

www.urbantimes.co/2013/03/incentives-make-public-transportation-more-appealing

 

Transportation: innovation

Keywords: strategic

**www.infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/40/39732.pdf

 

Transportation: money

Keywords: tactic

**www.utcm.tamu.edu/tfo/transit/summary.stm

 

Healthcare: Improve health outcomes cost effectively

Keyword: emergent

**www.mitsloan.mit.edu/healthcare

 

Healthcare: System/payment reform, improve quality & value

Keyword: tactical

**www.brookings.edu.research/21-bpc-qualityreport

 

Healthcare: Home health visiting in Europe

Keyword: mature

http://futureofchildren.org/futureofchildren/publications/docs/03_03_02.pdf

 

Healthcare: Personal electronic health record in Australia

Keyword: strategic

http://health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/PCEHR-Review

 

Healthcare: End of life care

Keyword: emergent

http://billfrist.com/end-life-care-plan-can-ensure-wishes-respected/

 

Healthcare: Lay health workers in primary and community healthcare

Keyword: tactical

www.who.int/rpc/meetings/LHW_review2.pdf

 

*Healthcare: Delivery system research initiative. Delivery system change.

Keyword: tactical

www.ahrq.gov/publications/systems/system/delivery

 

SCAFFOLDING

Transportation: casual carpool sites East and San Francisco

Keywords:

www.ridenow.org/carpool

 

Combating gentrification through equitable development

Keywords: Strategic

www.reimaginerpe.org

 

**Gentrification

Keywords: strategic

www.communityprogress.net/preventing gentrification

 

**6 free apps to organize a more efficient carpool

Keywords:

www.mashable.com/2012/08113 carpool-apps

 

**Promising practices to maximize affordability and minimize displacement in Nashville's Urban core

Keywords: affordable housing, inclusionary zoning

https://26uve/rcbtyb/zehafb

 

TED talks with Dave Meslin

Keywords: emergent, low turnout, disengagement, electorate

URL:

https://www.ted.com/speakers/dave_meslin

 

The schools' role in developing civic engagement, A study of adolescents in 28 countries

Keywords: strategic

www.TandFonline.com

 

**Neighborhood engagement in visioning process and implementation through art

Keywords:

www.trinet.org/publicart/publicartsstpaul.org

 

Rising American electorate and voting eligible

Keywords: voter participation

www.voterparticipation.org


 

INFRASTRUCTURE

 

Housing affordability 101

Keywords: interconnectivity, access, natural resources, global warming

www.policylink.org (all the links and sites)

 

Why We Should Bury the Powerlines by David Frum

http://www.cnn.com/2012/07/02/opinion/frum-buried-lines/

 

Public Transportation

http://www.citylab.com

 

**Transportation Revenue Increase

http://www.transportationforamerica.org/map

 

Nashville Parks

Keywords:growth, resources, global warming/air pollution

http://maps.nashville.gov/nashvilleparksfinder

 

Nashville Greenways

Keywords: preservation

http://www.greenwaysfornashville.org

 

Nashville Parks/Greenways

How Cities Use Parks for Green Infrastructure.

Keywords: cities, green infrastructure,

http://www.planning.org/cityparks/

 

Nashville Parks

Keywords: public value, urban, parks

http://www.urban.org/uploadedpdf/311011_urban_parks.pdf

 

Nashville Industrial Infrastructure

Keywords:infill, emergent, strategic

http://infill.cdesignc.org/


 

GOVERNANCE

 

Restorative Justice

Implementing Restorative Justice Campaign

Ban the Box program in Urban Cities

http://www.icjia.state.il.us

 

**http://nccdglobal.us

Keywords: gerrymandering, study, alternative, redistricting

http://www.news.virginia.edu

 

**http://redistrictinggame.org

Keyword: article, redistricting

 

http://www.governing.com/blogs

Keyword: background checks


 

ENGAGEMENT

 

Reframing the Relationship Community - arts - and engagement

Keywords: community, arts, engagement, advocacy

http:///www.blog.artsusa.org

**http://www.resourcecenter.nationalguild.org

Keywords: advocacy, reconciliation

http://www.artonpurpose.wordpress.com

**http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/04/06

 

How arts and cultural strategies enhance community engagement and participation

Keywords:

**www.planning.org/research/arts/briefing papers/engagement.htm

 

Tools of engagement

Keywords:

**www.WEB4.audubon.org

 

Design Charrette

Keywords:

**www.charrette mind tools.com

 

Community conversations

Keywords: engage, community, engagement

www.publicagenda.org

 

www.cdc.gov/phppo/pce/

www.sustainingcommunity.worldpress.com/2011/03/21/what-is-community-engagement/

 

Civic engagement best practices

Keywords: tactics

**www.Efficient.gov

 

Creative community engagement

Keywords: new thinking, catalyze partnerships, community involvement

**URL:

 

Creating community solutions

Keywords: engagement

www.creatingcommunitysolutions.org

 

Community Builders, Inc

Keywords:

www.tcbinc.org

 

Pathways civic engagement

Keywords: strategic

wwww.civicvoices.org

 

Community planning toolkit

Keywords: strategy

www.communityplanningtoolkit.org

 

LEARNING

 

Learning: Mentoring

Keyword: tactical

http://www.nber.org/papers/w19843

 

Learning: Responsive to data, leadership, intergenerational mobility

Keyword:

http://www.equality-of-opportunity.org/files/Trends%20Executive%20Summary%20January%202014.pdf

 

Learning: The School for Science and Math at Vanderbilt

Keyword: strategic

Keyword: tactical

http://www.lifescied.org/content/13/2/297.full

 

Learning: Academic rigor, high expectations.

Keyword: strategic

Keyword: tactical

Young Scientist – Volume 4 – May 2014

www.youngscientistjournal.org