Christyn S. Freemon
Christyn S. Freemon is the founder and Chief Solutionist of Project Forward, a tech enabled commercial corridor development company in Chicago, IL. A graduate of Northwestern University, Ms. Freemon has participated in various task forces for the City of Chicago and Cook County, Illinois is a licensed Real Estate Broker for the State of Illinois, Commissioner for the Social Innovation Commission of Cook County, member of the Garfield Park Rite to Wellness Collaborative and sits on a number of other non profit boards, commissions and working groups.
She is an active real estate consultant, specializing in community revitalization projects that include resources like pop up e-commerce training and support and access to capital resources and panels. To date, Christyn has helped her clients secure and leverage over $35M in municipal grants and non-traditional capital in the last 3 years.
Ms. Freemon is the Producer of The Urban RECon Accelerator which supports and navigating public and private partnerships. The Urban RECon Accelerator hosts a 2 day conference to catalyze neighborhood development.