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Executive Director and Board Member

Laura Foote

Laura Foote, YIMBY Action Executive Director




Laura Foote became a housing activist in 2014, when she launched one of San Francisco’s first pro-housing volunteer organizations, Grow San Francisco. As Executive Director, Laura has grown YIMBY Action into a thriving grassroots political organization. Prior to YIMBY Action, Laura worked in business development and marketing for several startups. Laura is widely recognized in San Francisco and California state politics as an authority on effective housing activism. She holds a B.A. in Economics from Hamilton College.


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