Fed Chairman Powell Speaks with Local Leaders

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester hosted a discussion Friday at 1 p.m. with community leaders, economic development officials and business owners to discuss the area’s workforce.

The panel included Mayor Jamael Tito Brown, Youngstown State University President Jim Tressel, Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber Chief Operating Officer Sarah Boyarko, Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition Executive Director Jessica Borza and Carmella Williams, Youngstown Business Incubator director of diversity and inclusion.

The Business Journal will post stories to recap today’s discussion on our website.

Pictured at top: Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.

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