Anthony Poore

Anthony Poore

Public Member
Anthony Poore joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston in 2010. Prior to that, Anthony was the Assistant Dean of Southern New Hampshire University’s School of Community Economic Development.

In Anthony’s 20+ years of experience in the community economic development sector, he has worked as a practitioner, policy analyst, and researcher developing strategies addressing the needs of urban and rural communities through participatory cross sector collaborative processes.

Past and current professional activities include community organizing and mobilization within urban and rural settings, qualitative/quantitative research initiatives, and general intelligence gathering on low- and moderate-income communities. In addition, he helps financial institutions and community-based organizations engage in community development lending and investing activities, and works to develop mutually beneficial public-private economic development strategies and consumer-driven academic/educational programming (content and delivery) to leverage internal and external resources for maximum impact.

Currently, Anthony serves on the Board of Directors of the New Hampshire Community Loan Fund and the Manchester Community College Advisory Board, and is a former member of the Board of Directors of NeighborWorks Southern New Hampshire and the Community College System of New Hampshire’s Academic, Student and Workforce Development Committee. He is also a member of the Manchester branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).