FORUM speaker

Cara Bertron

Program Manager II, City of Austin, TX

Cara Bertron works to shape more equitable cities through community and cultural preservation. She currently manages outreach and engagement around Austin’s new Equity-Based Preservation Plan. Previous work includes the development of a displacement prevention navigator program, facilitation of the Action Agenda for Historic Preservation in Legacy Cities, and community-focused planning in Seattle’s Chinatown International District. Cara serves as a National Trust Adviser and is a member of the Next City Vanguard. Her favorite public places are Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, Oslo’s central library, and Barton Springs at night.

FORUM 2024

Join us in West Palm Beach, FL this summer.