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Ms. Lisa Mensah

Executive Director of the Initiative On Financial Security

Aspen Institute

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Aspen Institute

One Dupont Circle , NW Suite 700

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia 20036

United States

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The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to foster leadership based on enduring values and to provide a nonpartisan venue for dealing with critical issues. The Institute has campuses in ... more

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Affiliations

Under Secretary for Rural Development
U.S. Department of Agriculture

Board Member
National Academy of Social Insurance

Under Secretary
USDA Rural Development

USDA Under Secretary
RD

Board Member
Hope Enterprise Corporation

Fund Board of Directors Member
D2D Fund Inc

Board Member
D2D Fund Inc

Advisory Board of Corporate Executives
IFS

Advisory Board Member
LCD

USDA Under Secretary
Council for Affordable and Rural Housing

Board Member
COLABORATIVA.NET

Under Secretary for Rural Development
Department of Agriculture

Education

B.A.

Harvard University

M.A.

Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of The Johns Hopkins University

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Board of Directors | National Academy of Social Insurance

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Lisa Mensah is Executive Director of the Initiative on Financial Security at the Aspen Institute. Mensah began her career in commercial banking at Citibank prior to working 13 years with the Ford Foundation. Serving as Deputy Director of Economic Development for the organization, Mensah led the Foundation's work in microfinance and women's economic development. She became the leading national funder of individual development accounts (IDAs) - an innovative savings account structured with matching incentives and personal financial training used to finance homeownership, entrepreneurship and education. A member of the National Academy of Social Insurance since 2005, Mensah served on its Uncharted Waters study panel. She holds an M.A. from the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of The Johns Hopkins University and a B.A. from Harvard University.


Microfinance USA 2011 - About Us

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Lisa Mensah, Executive Director

Lisa Mensah is an expert in using financial tools to improve the economic security of the working poor. At IFS, Ms. Mensah leads an advisory board of corporate executives and experts to explore financial products that build wealth from birth to retirement for America's working families. Ms. Mensah began her career in commercial banking at Citibank prior to working 13 years with the Ford Foundation. Serving as Deputy Director of Economic Development for the organization, Ms. Mensah led the Foundation's work in microfinance and women's economic development. She became the leading national funder of individual development accounts (IDAs) - an innovative savings account structured with matching incentives and personal financial training used to finance homeownership, entrepreneurship and education. Under Ms. Mensah's leadership, IDAs grew from an experiment at a handful of sites to become a tool used by hundreds of community organizations in all 50 states. Ms. Mensah holds an M.A. from the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of The Johns Hopkins University and a B.A. from Harvard University.


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Lisa MensahExecutive Director, Initiative on Financial SecurityContact: lisa.mensah@aspeninstitute.org


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Lisa MensahExecutive Director, Initiative on Financial Security
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Lisa Mensah is the Executive Director of the Aspen Institute's Initiative on Financial Security, which is dedicated to building support for the idea of a new generation of individual development accounts available universally but structured to help low- and moderate-income families build assets from birth through retirement.Before launching the Initiative, Ms. Mensah was the deputy director of the Economic Development Unit at the Ford Foundation.In her 13 years at the Ford Foundation, she was responsible for grants to community development financial institutions and for work on savings and wealth building for low-income populations.Prior to joining the Ford Foundation, Ms. Mensah worked in corporate finance for Citibank in New York.

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