Marc Morial

MARC MORIAL, who has been described as one of the few national leaders to possess “street smarts,” and “boardroom savvy,” is the current president and chief executive officer of the National Urban League, the nation’s largest historic civil rights and urban advocacy organization. He served as the highly successful and popular mayor of New Orleans […]

Penny Pritzker

PENNY PRITZKER is an entrepreneur, civic leader, and philanthropist with more than 30 years of experience in numerous industries. Pritzker is the founder and chairman of PSP Partners, a global private investment firm that takes a long-term, fundamental approach to investing in and building market-leading businesses in sectors such as professional services, real estate, technology, […]

Kevin Warsh

KEVIN WARSH serves as the Shepard Family Distinguished Visiting Fellow in Economics at the Hoover Institution and lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He advises several private and public companies, including service on the board of directors of UPS. Warsh is a member of the Group of Thirty (G30) and the Panel of […]

Roger Ferguson

ROGER W. FERGUSON, JR., is president and chief executive officer of TIAA, the leading provider of retirement services in the academic, research, medical, and cultural fields and a Fortune 100 financial services organization. Ferguson is the former vice chairman of the Board of Governors of the United States Federal Reserve System. He currently serves on […]

Keith Hennessey

KEITH HENNESSEY teaches Stanford M.B.A. students about economic policy and the policymaking process. He previously served as director of the National Economic Council for President George W. Bush.

Melissa S. Kearney

MELISSA S. KEARNEY is the Neil Moskowitz Professor of Economics at the University of Maryland. Kearney’s research focuses on poverty, inequality, and social policy in the United States. Her work has been published in leading academic journals and frequently cited in the press. She is also director of the Aspen Economic Strategy Group; a research […]

Michael Nutter

MICHAEL A. NUTTER is the David N. Dinkins Professor of Professional Practice in Urban and Public Affairs at Columbia University. He previously served two terms as mayor of the City of Philadelphia. His mayoral agenda increased Philadelphia’s high school graduation and college attainment rates, and strengthened the relationship between communities and police. During his tenure, […]

Margaret Spellings

MARGARET SPELLINGS serves as president and chief executive officer of Texas 2036, bringing with her knowledge and experience developed over an exceptional career in public service at both the state and national level. Most recently, Spellings served as the president of the 17-institution University of North Carolina System. During her time at UNC, Spellings oversaw […]

Janet Yellen

JANET L. YELLEN is a distinguished fellow in residence with the Economic Studies Program at the Brookings Institution and former chair of the Federal Reserve Board. Yellen also served as vice chair of the Federal Reserve Board, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, as well as chair of […]