Building the economy of our future with the best minds from government, industry, academia and community organizations to ensure a more equitable DMV.

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IS CHALLENGING

The challenge of regional coordination across sectors and jurisdictions—coupled with socioeconomic inequities—have inhibited regional economic development. COVID-19 has further highlighted the inherently regional nature of our economy and we need to act.

Brookings Metro Monitor 2020, out of 53 metropolitan areas  (2008 – 2018)

25th

in growth

36th

in prosperity

40th

in inclusion

52nd

in racial inclusion

7th

in geographic inclusion

Greater Washington, D.C. ranks

WE NEED A RESILIENT REGIONAL ECONOMY

We are establishing a regional alliance to enhance cooperation, communication, and collaboration for equitable economic development and is inclusive of jurisdictions and sectors spanning the DMV.

KEY OBJECTIVES

Green Leaves

Lay the groundwork for enduring regional economic development collaboration

WE'RE BUILDING AN ENDURING

REGIONAL ECOSYSTEM

We are establishing a regional blueprint to improve the DMV's competitive advantage on both a national and global scale. We are connecting private, public, non-profit, and academic stakeholders to strengthen our region.

WE'RE TAKING A DIFFERENT APPROACH

We are bringing together critical members of government, industry, academia and communication organizations to drive economic growth and achieve equitable goals.

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