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urban planner , corporate executive

Eric Jose Arroyo, American urban planner, corporate executive.


Arroyo, Eric Jose was born on March 28, 1942 in New York City. Son of Jose Gabriel and Trinidad Serrano (Burgos) Arroyo.


Bachelor in Economics summa cum laude, Fordham University, 1977. Master of Arts in Urban Planning, Columbia University, 1981. Master of Social Work, 1981.


Executive director Morningside Renewal Council, 1968—1973. Assistant to commissioner New York City Youth Services Agy, 1973—1974. Executive director New York City Neighborhood Youth Corporation, 1974—1975.

Policy consultant then administrative officer New York City Mayor' General’ s Office Single Room Occupancy Housing, 1980—1981. Executive director Association Puerto Rican Executive Directors, 1981—1986. Director planning, special assistant to president Wildcat Service Corporation, 1986—1987.

Vice president for planning, job development and special programs, 1987—1988. General manager Easyride, 1988—1989. Vice president employment planning and special programs Wildcat Service Corporation, since 1989.

Vice president New York, New Democratic Coalition, 1972—1973. Member advisory committee New York State Department Social Service. Member Governor's Advisory Committee on Adolescent Pregnancy.

Board directors Community Council of Greater New York, Parks Council.


Member Hispanic Advisory Council New York State Division for Youth. Member advisory council Resources for Children with Special Needs. Member New York City Comptroller's Proxy Advisory, New York Commission Human Rights, Committee.

Member of National Council Urban Economic Development, National Association Social Workers, National Association Puerto Rico Social Workers, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, American Planning Association, American Economic Association.


Married Susan Baruth Goldmeier, June 11, 1967. 1 child Jason David.

Jose Gabriel Arroyo

Trinidad Serrano (Burgos) Arroyo

Susan Baruth Goldmeier

Jason David Arroyo