Brandy Bones (AICP, PMP) has 13 years of experience helping states and localities implement disaster recovery, neighborhood stabilization and affordable homeownership and rental programs. She is an expert in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funded programs including Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR). Ms. Bones is experienced in program and project implementation, policy and procedures development, and data tracking, analysis, and reporting. She leads ICF’s disaster recovery work with HUD and recently led the development of HUD's CDBG-DR Launch Toolkit and a Disaster Preparedness and Recovery Toolkit for HUD's Office of Housing Counseling. She has worked on disaster recovery and resiliency programs in Louisiana, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and the US Virgin Islands. Ms. Bones holds an MBA from the University of Florida and a BA from Colgate University.