Robin Keegan has over 18 years of experience in housing, economic development, community planning and housing program design. She is currently spearheading housing recovery efforts in New York and New Jersey post-Hurricane Sandy. Before joining GCR, she served as Director of Real Estate Planning for the Housing Authority of New Orleans and Executive Director of the Louisiana Recovery Authority, overseeing $14 billion in funds for housing, infrastructure and economic development initiatives. Before moving to Louisiana, Ms. Keegan provided economic development consulting services in New York, serving as Deputy Director for the Center for an Urban Future and Project Manager for the New York Industrial Retention Network. She has served as Adjunct Professor in Economic Development at Columbia, instructing on economic development through the arts. She received an M.S. in Planning and Preservation from Columbia University and a B.A. from Macalester College.