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Jeremy Brownlee

Membership Director
National Alliance of Community Economic Development Associations


Washington, D.C. 

Jeremy joined NACEDA in October 2015, coming from Indiana via Great Britain. In Indiana, he worked within the Indiana Association for Community Economic Development, a NACEDA member, serving as the dedicated staff person for the Indianapolis Coalition for Neighborhood Development. Jeremy revitalized the coalition's membership, increasing member participation, leading an informal strategic review, and representing the coalition in three city-wide initiatives. Jeremy served two terms as a Public Ally, an AmeriCorps program focused on community development and nonprofit leadership.

From Indianapolis, Jeremy moved to Scotland where he earned a Master's Degree in Community Learning and Development from the University of Glasgow. He wrote his thesis on people's motivations for participating in time banking and other alternative currencies. Prior to joining NACEDA, Jeremy lived in London and worked for NatCen, a social research organization.