Christopher Marte

Chris Marte

New York Director

Chris leads Arena’s New York community and candidate support.

He is also the New York State Committeeman of the 65th Assembly District. In 2017, Chris jumped into the arena and ran for New York City Council in the 1st District. Before running for office, he worked for IBM’s retirement fund as an investment analyst and trader. Christopher got his start at CastleOak Securities as an investment banking analyst. Christopher also served on the young professional board of Defy Ventures and co-founded two community gardens on NYCHA property. Christopher received a B.A. in International Politics from Long Island University Global College while studying in China, Japan, England, and Costa Rica.

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