Janelle Chan (MCP’07) has been named one of the Boston Business Journal’s 40 under 40 business and civic leaders who are making a major impact in the Boston area. Chan has led the Asian Community Development Corporation for the past eight years, helping to preserve and bring affordable housing into the Greater Boston area. She’s directly managed the Participatory Chinatown Project which aims to transform the planning practices that shape neighborhoods from disjointed transactions between developers and communities to a persistent conversation shaped by participatory learning. Over the past decade, Janelle has worked with and for the Asian/Asian American community and broader coalitions of color on a wide range of initiatives on equity and housing. For more information on Janelle, visit here.
Chan named one of Boston Business Journal’s 40 under 40
October 13, 2014