Addison Vawters is an NYC based planner and arts administrator at Fourth Arts Block (FABnyc). FABnyc’s mission is to strengthen the cultural vitality of the Lower East Side through programs and collaborations with local cultural organizations, artists, community organizers and activists. They have years of experience working with grassroots organizations using art, technology, cultural organizing, and design to create healthy and equitable communities. Addison has degrees in political science, sustainability, and urban planning. They are a core member of the American Planning Association New York Metro Chapter Diversity Committee and organizer of the annual Hindsight Conference on equity in planning.