The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
Fields of Interest Housing, financial services, community and economic development
Diego Aragon is a senior regional and community outreach policy associate. His analysis focuses on housing as well as community and economic development issues. Additionally, he conducts outreach to communities throughout the second district.
Diego was awarded a master in public affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, where he focused on economics and public policy and earned a certificate in urban policy and planning. He also holds a bachelor's degree from Columbia University. Before joining Regional and Community Outreach, he was an assistant economist in the Bank's Research group and an analyst at the International Labor Organization.