Gina Metrakas, Director of Urban Revitalization for Rock Ventures, focuses on efforts to spark development and revitalization in Detroit. She is responsible for building effective programs with public and private stakeholders to support city-wide housing and economic development. Prior to joining Rock Ventures, Ms. Metrakas held positions as Senior Advisor for both the White House Detroit Team and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. In these roles she coordinated and implemented efforts to support Detroit’s recovery. Ms. Metrakas graduated from Villanova University and Catholic University Columbus School of Law. She is a member of the Massachusetts bar.