Andrew Salkin is a Founding Principal of Resilient Cities Catalyst, leading RCC’s work connecting Cities and the Private sector to spur innovation and financing to ensure resilient initiatives actually happen. Andrew has over 25 years of experience working in and with cities. He is an urban innovator who specializes in inspiring city officials to proactively transform business as usual to achieve higher impact and more resilience outcomes. He is an expert in leveraging available budgets, public administration, and governance to drive transformation. Andrew holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin—Madison.