The picture shows Dane Stangler who is a member of the NUP Steering Committee for the Progressive Policy Institute.

Dane Stangler

Progressive Policy Institute
Dane Stangler joined the Progressive Policy Institute (PPI) as Director of Policy Innovation. He leads the New Urban Progress project for PPI.
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Dane Stangler is the Head of Policy for Startup Genome, a global leader in ecosystem research and evidence-based policy making which uses a holistic model to assess and grow the economic success of startup ecosystems around the world. Formerly the Vice President for Research and Policy at the Kauffman Foundation, he has written and published in the Wall Street Journal, Huffington Post, Washington Monthly, and more, and is a trusted expert in the United States Senate on the topics of entrepreneurship and economic growth. At Startup Genome, Mr. Stangler is working to enhance their Lifecycle Model which aims to develop entrepreneurial ecosystems around the world, inform policies to strengthen them, and overall improve the policy environment for startups and entrepreneurship.