About Us

Working at a range of scales across the U.S., Ideas and Action assists numerous public, private and governmental clients on issues of housing, economic development, policy, finance and urbanism. Working as prime consultants, sub-consultants and advisors, Ideas and Action is always open to discussing collaborations, idea generation and scholarly endeavors.

Marc Norman

Principal and founder of Ideas and Action, Marc has worked in community development and finance for over 20 years in collaboration with for-profit, non-profit and governmental agencies throughout the U.S. Learn more about Marc

Merik Mulcahy

A collaborator at Ideas and Action and a real estate development professional with seven years of experience across the affordable housing, co-working, light-industrial, retail, and hospitality asset classes. Learn more about Merik.