Program Manager, Community Development Financial Institutions Fund
Matt Josephs is a Program Manager with the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund of the United States Department of the Treasury. The CDFI Fund supports the development and growth of financial institutions that principally serve distressed communities or under-served populations. Matt has been with the Fund since 1999, first as an analyst for Policy and Research and currently as the Manager for the New Markets Tax Credit Program. He is also serving in an acting capacity as the Deputy Director for Policies and Programs at the CDFI Fund. Prior to joining the CDFI Fund, Matt served on the staff of the Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs of the United States Senate, where he concentrated on issues relating to housing and community development. Matt has also worked as a policy analyst at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, in the Office of Public and Indian Housing. Matt received a Bachelors of Arts Degree from Emory University in 1990, and a Masters of Public Policy from the University of California at Berkeley in 1997.