California Steering Committee Member; Community Planning Policy Director, SPUR
Kristy Wang is SPUR's Community Planning Policy Director. She leads SPUR's work in community planning and housing, splitting her time between San Francisco and San Jose. Prior to joining SPUR, Kristy was a project manager at BRIDGE Housing Corporation, one of California's largest affordable housing developers, where she worked all around the Bay Area, including on projects in the three central cities of San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland. She is currently the vice president of the Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation Board of Directors and teaches at Stanford University and San Francisco State University.
Kristy earned master's degrees in city planning and real estate development from MIT and a bachelor's degree in architecture and urban studies from Yale. She was also a Public Policy Fellow at the Rappaport Institute of Greater Boston at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government. A Palo Alto native, Kristy lives with her family in San Francisco.