Feb 27, 2019
Neil O. Albert is President and Executive Director of the DowntownDC Business Improvement District (Downtown BID). He is a former senior policy advisor for Holland & Knight’s Public Policy & Regulation Practice Group. Prior to joining Holland & Knight in 2011, Neil served as city administrator and as deputy mayor for planning and economic development for Mayor Adrian Fenty. Neil co-founded and served as CEO of educational services firm, EdBuild in the District. He also served under Mayor Anthony Williams as deputy mayor for children, youth, families and elders and director of the District’s Department of Parks and Recreation. Albert is currently a board member of Safe Shores, the DC Children’s Advocacy Center and Step Afrika. He previously served on the board of DCHA, D.C. Water, and the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.