COMMITTEE FOR A REGENERATIVE RESPONSE TO COVID19

Meet our committee members…

We are so pleased and humbled that each of you have made time in your incredibly busy schedules to prioritize the important conversations we will be having–and work we will be doing–together as a committee. We can’t wait to get started!

Sarah Bloom Raskin

Sarah Bloom Raskin

• Former Federal Reserve Governor
• Former Deputy Secretary of the Treasury
• Former Commissioner of Financial Regulation for the State of Maryland
• Former counsel to the US Senate Banking Committee
• Rubenstein Fellow at Duke University

Gina-Gail Fletcher

Gina-Gail Fletcher

• Professor of Law at Duke Law
• Taught securities regulation, financial regulation, and corporate governance courses over the past 8 years
• Practiced at Gibson, Dunn, & Crutcher LLP prior to academia
• Research focuses on financial innovation and market regulation; current projects focus on improving ESG metrics for investments

Leonardo Martinez Diaz

Leonardo Martinez Diaz

• Global Director, Sustainable Finance Center at WRI
• Former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy and Environment at the US Department of the Treasury
• Formerly with the IMF, World Bank and USAID
• Board of Directors for the Green Climate Fund

Joseph Stiglitz

Joseph Stiglitz

• Co-chair of the High-Level Expert Group on the Measurement of Economic Performance and Social Progress at the OECD
• Chief Economist of the Roosevelt Institute
• Former senior vice president and chief economist of the World Bank
• Former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers under President Clinton

Lawrence Baxter

Lawrence Baxter

• Educated in South Africa and England as a lawyer
• Practiced as an attorney, member of the NC State Bar and the bar of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
• PhD in Regulation In the US since 1985
• Tenured faculty at Duke
• Consultant to Federal government on Savings & Loan Crisis
• Member of the staff of the US Senate Banking Committee, working on the 1989 and 1991 financial regulation legislation
• Strategist and later E-commerce executive at large bank
• Startup entrepreneur adviser
• Back to Duke after the Financial Crisis of 2008, teaching Big Bank Regulation, Derivatives and Climate Change & Financial Markets

Megan Greene

Megan Greene

• Senior Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School, writing a book on income and wealth inequality and in doing so spending a lot of time looking into how to upgrade jobs and create “good” (high hour, high wage) ones. Infrastructure for sustainability is a no brainer!
• Former Global Chief Economist at John Hancock Asset Management, have seen how ESG is implemented among institutional investors first-hand
• Have advised the Fed, ECB and various European national central banks on issues including climate change
• Regular columnist on global macro issues for the Financial Times –
• Frequent TV, radio and podcast guest

Jay Shambaugh

Jay Shambaugh

• Professor of Economics & International Affairs at George Washington University
• Senior fellow of Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution
• Former member of President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers.
• Former Director of the Hamilton Project.