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BAE Board Member Athena Moore Appointed Northern Manhattan Director

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer has announced the appointment of Athena Moore as Northern Manhattan Director.

“Athena Moore brings a wealth of expertise in policy advocacy, health and human services, and strategic planning – as well as a deep commitment to public service and broad experience working collaboratively – and I’m very pleased that she is joining our team,” Brewer said. “Our goal is to strengthen our community partnerships, ramp up constituent services, and do all we can to improve the quality of life in Northern Manhattan.”

Before joining the Borough President’s Office, Moore was Director of Public Policy at the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS Inc. She was previously Associate Executive Director of the National Association of Social Workers-NYC and a consultant at the NYC Administration for Children’s Services. She also served as Executive Director of the Black Equity Alliance at the United Way of New York City and as a senior manager for the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies.

She holds a B.A. from Oberlin College and an M.S. in Urban Policy and Management from the New School for Social Research.

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