Speaker Profile

Greg Basta

Deputy Director - NYCC/Staff Director - HDL
New York Communities for Change/Home Defenders League

Greg Basta is the Deputy Director of New York Communities for Change - an organization of low income families with over 40,000 members fighting for social and economic justice throughout New York State. He's also the Staff Director for the Home Defenders' League - a coalition of organizations fighting to demand accountability from the banks and mortgage companies that caused the housing meltdown. Previously, Greg worked with community organizations and Occupy to create Occupy The Boardroom, a website that allows people to directly contact top corporate executives to give them a message from the 99%.