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.
Regional & Community Outreach connects the Bank to Main Street via structured dialogues and two-way conversations on small business, mortgages, and household credit.
Economic Education improves public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy implementation, and promoting financial stability through the Museum and programs for K-16 students and educators, and the community.
Fields of interest Regional affairs, regional analysis, community development
Nora Fitzpatrick is a regional affairs specialist. Ms. Fitzpatrick assists in managing the Bank's regional initiatives and also serves as a liaison to the community. Prior to her current role Ms. Fitzpatrick was an analyst in the Office of Regional and Community Affairs where she responsible for research and outreach on community and economic development issues.
Before joining the Bank in 2001, Ms Fitzpatrick was an analyst at Related Capital Group, an analyst at Fortress Investment Group and a research assistant at the Wharton School. Ms. Fitzpatrick earned a masters in public administration from New York University, a bachelors degree from the University of Pennsylvania and is currently a candidate for a Ph.D. in policy at the New School University.