Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
DNAinfo reports on how the local community board is contesting the condo purchase of a non-profit organization that establishes housing for young men with disabilities. The Savoy West at West 138th and Lenox is being pitched as a luxury development but two of the last units are now under negotiations to convert into a group facility. Communtiy Board 10 of Central Harlem has apparently been voting against having more of such facilities open uptown and argue that there are already enough of such establishments for the disabled, former addicts or ex-convicts. To the developer, this is just another condo sale but apparently CB10 has a say in this transaction and will eventually have to prove that Harlem is overly saturated with this type housing. Read more in DNAinfo: LINK