James Garrett is the Program Administrator for the Talloires Network. Before joining the network, he was Program Manager for Tulane University's Mellon Graduate Program in Community-Engaged Scholarship. He is a student in the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College.
Dr. Lorlene Hoyt is a Research Professor in the Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning, a faculty member of the Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University, and the Executive Director of the Talloires Network. From 2002-2011, she served as Assistant then Associate Professor of Urban Planning at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.) where she founded MIT@Lawrence, an award-winning city-campus partnership with the City of Lawrence, Massachusetts. She holds a Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning from the University of Pennsylvania. For more information, see http://www.lorlenehoyt.com/