Reggie Blaylock Named Campus Compact Foster Care Youth Housing Fellow for 2023-2024

Experienced higher education leader will support members to advance innovative approaches to addressing foster care youth housing

sunah hyun headshotCampus Compact today announced that Reggie Blaylock will serve as the Foster Care Youth Housing Fellow. for the 2023-2024 academic year.

In his role as a 2023-24 fellow, Reggie will explore new pathways and opportunities for connecting higher education institutions and HUD entities at the federal and local levels specifically to address foster-care youth housing. As the chief architect of San Diego State University’s Guardian Scholars program and partnership with San Diego Housing Authority, Reggie will work across higher education to identify, raise up, and connect folks advancing innovative approaches.  Reggie will bring together leaders and policymakers to engage together through a retreat, webinars, and dissemination efforts. 

Reggie will be one of the new and returning fellows who make up the 2023-2024 cohort of Campus Compact fellows, a group of experienced practitioners, scholars, and field leaders who will advance Campus Compact’s work in key areas, including community colleges, dialogue and deliberation, student-led engagement, rural serving institutions, anti-racist community engagement, federal policy, intercultural development, field-level research and recognition, and executive leadership.