East Bay Permanent Real Estate Cooperative Director Noni Session is rarely asked to describe her dream landscape for Oakland and the broader Bay Area. Having demonstrated housing crisis foresight by founding—and in 2018 launching—the community-centered development cooperative known as EB PREC that permanently removes land and housing from the speculative real estate market to establish affordable, community-controlled co-op housing and mixed-use projects, the assumption is of a pinnacle reached, a vision fulfilled.