Austin Anton is a senior vice president of communications for the Bank Policy Institute. He conducts outreach and informs the media about BPI’s regulatory portfolio and broad financial expertise. Mr. Anton is also responsible for cultivating partnerships with external stakeholders and designing and implementing targeted advocacy and messaging campaigns to support BPI’s legislative and regulatory objectives. Additionally, Mr. Anton directs BPI’s digital marketing, advertising and multimedia efforts.

Before joining BPI, Mr. Anton was the National Policy Manager for the Goldwater Institute, a 501(c)3 think tank located in Phoenix, Arizona. In that capacity, Mr. Anton coordinated with policymakers and established strategic partnerships to expand the Institute’s impact in statehouses around the country. He worked on successful campaigns, including ‘Right to Try,’ and contributed to the formation of public policy initiatives in areas such as healthcare, land use, and occupational licensing.

Mr. Anton is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.