Noah Urban

Noah Urban is one of D3’s Co-Executive Directors and worker-owners. Prior to joining the D3 team in 2013, he worked as a Graduate Research Assistant and Research Technician at Wayne State University. At D3, Noah sets organizational strategy, manages the organization’s portfolio of projects, coordinates the analytical team, and works with prospective partners to develop new collaborations. He has led work with a diverse range of organizations, including Microsoft Corporation, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, The Kresge Foundation, Forgotten Harvest, and Capital Impact Partners.  Noah sat on the Executive Committee for the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership from 2017 through 2020.  He has a master’s degree in Urban Planning from Wayne State University and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from James Madison College at Michigan State University.