Senior Research Associate, Community Development
Ian Galloway is a senior research associate at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. Ian researches and presents regularly on a variety of community development topics including crowdfunding, investment tax credits, the social determinants of health, impact investing, and Pay for Success financing (Social Impact Bonds). He recently co-edited Investing in What Works for America’s Communities, a collection of essays jointly published with the Low Income Investment Fund on the future of anti-poverty policy. He also published the article “Using Pay for Success to Increase Investment in the Nonmedical Determinants of Health” in the November, 2014 issue of the health policy journal Health Affairs. Previously, Ian developed a social enterprise (virginiawoof.com) for the Portland, Oregon homeless youth agency Outside In. He holds a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Chicago and a bachelor’s degree in political science and philosophy from Colgate University.