Shane Farthing

Public Policy

Shane-Farthing-2Shane Farthing is an urban policy specialist who believes in the power of good policy and grassroots energy to build a sustainable future. His areas of expertise include “alternative” transportation, green building and urban design, regulatory policy, and campaign strategy and management (the policy kind–not the electoral kind).

Shane enjoys working at the intersection of economic development and sustainability–which has provided the opportunity to explore and influence the urban policy landscape at the local, state, and federal levels through public policy advocacy, regulation, legislation, and litigation.

Shane is a LEED accredited professional and possesses graduate degrees in law and public policy from George Washington University, where he has also been a Lecturer in public policy, and is principal consultant at Four Sparrows, LLC–a District-based public policy and grassroots campaign consultancy.