About the Speaker
Cormac Russell is Managing Director of Nurture Development, the leading asset-based community development (ABCD) organisation in Europe, and faculty member of the ABCD Institute at Northwestern University, Illinois.
He works with local communities, NGOs and governments on asset-based community development and other strengths-based approaches, in 4 continents.
Cormac served on the UK government’s Expert Reference Group on Community Organising and Communities First during its term in 2011-12. His book, Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD): Looking Back to Look Forward, was published in 2015.