Kevin Wright has been executive director of the Walnut Hills Redevelopment Foundation, a community development corporation in Cincinnati, since 2011, leading teams in the creation and implementation of dozens of projects ranging from small creative placemaking activities to multimillion-dollar real estate deals. He is the co-author of "The Neighborhood Playbook," a field guide to community development published in 2016.

Wright earned his master's degree in community planning from the University of Cincinnati and his bachelor's degree in journalism from Missouri State University.

February 9, 2017

The Small-Scale Change That Can Start Bringing a Neighborhood Back

Everybody wants a big project. But as one effort in Cincinnati demonstrates, there are other ways to attract investment.