Parker Cohen is Associate Director, Savings & Financial Capability Team at Prosperity Now. In this role, Mr. Cohen provides program coordination, research and writing for projects that provide matched savings accounts and other financial empowerment tools to adults and children.
Prior to joining Prosperity Now, Mr. Cohen worked as the community development manager for the Mid-Atlantic Association of Community Health Centers, where he provide strategic planning support to community health centers and helped establish the West Baltimore Primary Care Access Collaborative. He also previously worked to provide technical assistance to community centers in federally insured and assisted housing properties through the HUD Neighborhood Networks program.
Mr. Cohen holds a Masters of Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Minnesota, and an undergraduate degree in economics from Macalester College.