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meet the author

Danielle Arigoni became interested in how older adults were being impacted by climate change after working at AARP as Director of Livable Communities (2017-2022), where she worked to advance age-friendly solutions that create better housing, transportation, and infrastructure for all.  She is an urban planner (University of Oregon, Cornell University) with 25+ years experience as a policy and program leader in the federal and nonprofit sectors working to create more equitable, sustainable and resilient places.  Danielle currently works as Managing Director for Policy and Solutions at National Housing Trust, and also serves as a Board Member for Smart Growth America and the League of American Bicyclists. 

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meet the Publisher

Island Press began with a simple idea: knowledge is power—the power to imagine a better future and find ways for getting us there.

Founded in 1984, Island Press’ mission is to provide the best ideas and information to those seeking to understand and protect the environment and create solutions to its complex problems.

Island Press' programs and partnerships bring authors and their views into conversation with people who can trigger change on the ground and keep it moving forward. 

Island Press is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.