Current and alumni Rose Fellow mayors will had a moderated discussion of public-sector perspectives on the most pressing urban development issues in their cities. Panelists included Birmingham Mayor William Bell, Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto, Tacoma Mayor Marilyn Strickland, and Rochester, NY Mayor Lovely Warren. Principal Deputy Assistant HUD Secretary Harriet Tregoning served as moderator.
Karl Dean, former Mayor of Nashville, Tennessee (2010 Rose Fellow)
Harriet Tregoning, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development,
Lovely Warren, Mayor, City of Rochester, New York (2016 Rose Fellow)
Marilyn Strickland, Mayor, Tacoma, Washington (2013 Rose Fellow)
William Peduto, Mayor, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (2015 Rose Fellow)
William Bell, Mayor, City of Birmingham, Alabama (2016 Rose Fellow)