The America housing crisis is urgent.It does not only affect the homeless. Teenagers will soon enter the housing market. They play an important role in advocacy and lobbying.
Teddy Rotgin is a senior at Santa Monica High School in California with a keen interest in using effective policy tools to address the housing crisis in the United States. In addition to over six years of volunteering with the Upward Bound House (a transitional housing organisation for homeless families), Teddy participates in Habitat for Humanity builds, has been active in Youth and Government for four years, is on his school’s varsity soccer team, and plays the alto saxophone.