Building Opportunity Course Graduates

Alan Yu

Southside United HDFC - Los Sures

As the Senior Project Manager of Southside United HDFC- Los Sures, Alan Yu ('16) oversees the new construction and rehabilitation of existing affordable housing from the predevelopment phase through construction completion. Southside United HDFC- Los Sures, is a community-based, non-profit organization that has served an integral part in the rebuilding of South Williamsburg, Brooklyn since 1972. Through its Housing Department, it has rehabilitated and constructed 2,950 units in over 300 buildings and has developed 43 co-ops totaling 1,002 units to date. Alan holds a B.A. in Urban Studies from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master of City Planning from the University of Pennsylvania. Outside of work, Alan also serves on the Parks & Public Spaces Committee and the Transportation & Environment Committee as a member of Manhattan Community Board 5 in Midtown.