Ruth Ann Norton

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Ruth Ann Norton is the architect of the national Green and Healthy Homes Initiative and the executive director of the National Coalition to End Childhood Lead Poisoning. Norton is a leading expert on helping cities and states leverage Healthy Homes, lead poisoning, weatherization and energy-efficiency resources to create sustainable Green and Healthy Homes. She is a noted national authority on building community capacity and effective work plans to incorporate sound environmental health standards in housing-related programs. She is noted for her ability to advise cities and states on how to blend complimentary programs to maximize health outcomes as well as how to effectively engage impacted communities for a triple net benefit of better housing, better outcomes for children and higher quality employment opportunities.

 

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