Senior Vice President
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
As senior vice president, Blake Hastings oversees the San Antonio Branch and is responsible for all Dallas Fed activities within Central and South Texas, including operating and administrative functions, and outreach activities to banks, businesses and community-based organizations.
Hastings also manages the Dallas Fed’s government relations activities, which focus on federal, state and local officials within the Eleventh Federal Reserve District. He is one of five members of the Federal Reserve System’s Government Relations Leadership Steering Committee, which guides the strategy and coordination of government relations efforts of the Federal Reserve Banks.
He is active in the San Antonio and South Texas community, serving on several boards, including Junior Achievement of South Texas, San Antonio Area Foundation and San Antonio Economic Development Foundation’s SA Works Industry Advisory Council.
Hastings holds a master’s degree in international business and a bachelor’s degree in international economics from George Washington University in Washington, D.C.