February 28, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
North Carolina Museum of History
5 E Edenton St
Raleigh, NC 27601

Four 40-and-under panelists who are active in Raleigh’s civic life discuss what is going wrong and right with how the city is growing and what kind of city it should become.


Nick Neptune, co-founder of Raleigh’s downtown creative studio and collective, The Assembly, and a proponent of using music, art and food as instruments for building and strengthening our sense of place and community.

Elizabeth Alley, an urban planner with over 15 years of public and private sector experience, she is passionate about creating a vibrant pedestrian realm and engaging the community to develop equitable place-based growth strategies.

Molly McKinley, a Peace College graduate and a board memberof Oaks and Spokes, a collectively led bicycling advocacy organization. She is an active member of her Citizens Advisory Council covering neighborhoods near downtown Raleigh.

David Shaner, a 2012 graduate of NC State with a degree in chemical engineering, he founded Offline Media, a technology company that gives consumers instant access to the best events and experiences in their city.