Brooke Oosterman joined Housing Next as Director of Policy and Communications to support the expansion into Kent County. Brooke’s extensive experience in economic development, policy advocacy and business support have centered around community development. Since joining the organization, she has led on cross sector partnerships to move housing supply solutions forward. This work has included policy advocacy, community will building, new tool creation and communications strategy. Brooke received her degree from Michigan State University with a B.A in Public Policy.