Aaron Tanaka

Aaron Tanaka is a community organizer, grantmaker and impact investor. As founder and director of theĀ Center for Economic Democracy, Aaron stewards funding and technical assistance to grassroots groups that build power and vision in low-income communities of color for a new economy. In 2013, he joined the Boston Impact Initiative as the startup managing director and now serves as a member of the board and the Investment Advisory Committee. He is an Echoing Green Fellow, a Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE) Fellow, a visiting practitioner at Tufts University and co-chair of the Asian American Resource Workshop and the national New Economy Coalition.