Engaging Diverse Communities Through Advocacy

Thursday October 29, 4:00 – 5:30pm

Walkable communities benefit all ages, ethnicities and abilities. Learn about three innovative programs that successfully engaged diverse communities to advocate for walking.

Moderator: Robert Ping, echnical Assistance Program Manager, Walkable and Livable Communities Institute


  • Wendy Alfsen, Executive Director, California Walks
  • Joan Cook, Special Projects Manager, Health by Design
  • Gosia Kung, Founder and Executive Director, WalkDenver
  • Zelia Gonzales, Youth Leader, California Walks
  • MariaJose Diaz Ayon, Youth Leader, California Walks