About Us

The Asset Building Policy Network (ABPN) is a coalition of the nation’s preeminent civil rights and advocacy organizations committed to expanding economic opportunities for low-income members of communities of color.

Our strategy is to:


  • Increase and incentivize access to responsible and appropriate financial products and services to enable savings, investment and wealth-building.
  • Promote financial capability and basic protections for consumers.
  • Strengthen small businesses with better access to credit, capital, and technical assistance resources.


Citi Community Development

Jasmine Thomas, Senior Vice President, National Initiatives


Rob Randhava, Senior Counsel

Noel Poyo, Executive Director

Manuel Ochoa, Director of Federal Affairs

Clarinda Landeros, Associate Director for Policy

The National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development

Seema Agnani, Executive Director

Joyce Pisnanont, Director of Programs

National Urban League


Cy Richardson, Senior Vice President, Economics and Housing


Christopher M. Brown, Financial Policy Director

Jeremie Greer, Vice President, Policy & Research

Emanuel Nieves, Senior Federal Policy Manager

Marisabel Torres, Wealth-Building Senior Policy Analyst

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