Ida Rademacher

Executive Director, Financial Security Program, The Aspen Institute

Ida Rademacher is a vice president at the Aspen Institute and executive director of the Aspen Financial Security Program, building a cross-disciplinary community of leaders and change agents probing critical financial challenges facing US households and shaping market and policy innovations that can improve the financial security of all Americans. Initiatives launched over the past several years include the Expanding Prosperity Impact Collaborative, Reconnecting Work and Wealth Initiative, Aspen Leadership Forum on Retirement Savings, and nonprofit Leaders in Financial Technology. Rademacher has testified before Congress on credit, savings, and tax policy and is a frequent resource for journalists covering financial innovation and inequality issues. 

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