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 and Education function engages, empowers and educates the Second District communities that the Bank serves, especially civic leaders, students, educators, small business owners, policymakers and the general public. It furthers the Bank's commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and leveraging our unique attributes to positively impact school and university programs, as well as analysis and research.
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.