Greene Named Assistant Vice President at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

For immediate release: Feb. 27, 2008

Todd Greene has been named assistant vice president for community and economic development research and policy in the supervision and regulation division at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, announced Dennis Lockhart, president and chief executive officer of the Atlanta Fed.

In this newly created position within the Community Affairs function, Greene will lead a team devoted to identifying significant regional community and economic development issues and planning a full-cycle approach to research projects with a focus on improving the policy environment.

Prior to joining the Atlanta Fed, Greene held leadership roles with Southwestern Bell and Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority and in management consulting. Most recently, Greene served as director for Community, Policy and Research Services at Georgia Tech's Enterprise Innovation Institute with oversight of research and implementation efforts in applied economic development.

Greene currently serves as president of the Georgia Economic Developers Association. On the national level, he is a committee chair for the International Economic Development Council. Greene is a 2003 graduate of the Buckhead Business Association Leadership Development Program.

Greene earned a bachelor's degree in English and American literature and language from Harvard University and master's degrees in human resources management from Washington University and in public administration from Georgia State University.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta serves the Sixth Federal Reserve District, which encompasses Alabama, Florida, Georgia and sections of Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee. As part of the nation's central banking system, the Atlanta Fed participates in setting national monetary policy, supervises numerous commercial banks and provides a variety of financial services to depository institutions and the U.S. government.

Contact: Jean Tate 404-498-8035