Todd Greene


Todd Greene is a vice president and the executive director of WorkRise, a research-to-action network on jobs, workers, and mobility hosted by the Urban Institute.

Before joining Urban, Greene was executive director of the Atlanta University Center Consortium (AUCC), the world’s oldest and largest consortium of historically Black colleges and universities. Prior to AUCC, Greene was a vice president in the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta’s research division where he led the Federal Reserve System’s Human Capital/Workforce Development Working Group and oversaw creation of the Center for Workforce and Economic Opportunity.

Greene is co-editor of two books-  Transforming U.S. Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century(2015) and Investing in America’s Workforce: Improving Outcomes for Workers and Employers (2018). He chairs the Hedrich Center for Workforce Development national advisory board, is past chair of the International Economic Development Council, and serves on the boards of the Corporation for a Skilled Workforce.