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 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.