Thought Leadership

Lauren Cooper
Manager of Communications

Lauren Cooper is the manager of communications at the Center for Financial Stability.

Prior to joining CFS, Ms. Cooper was the chief of staff to the group president of Global Establishment Services at American Express for eight years. There, she managed communications and employee engagement meetings, as well as ensured that day to day operations of the division ran smoothly. In another role at American Express, Ms. Cooper was an integral part of the team that launched the Costco/American Express partnership. She also worked to market card acceptance in other new industries.

Prior to American Express, Ms. Cooper was a marketing analyst at Music Sound Exchange, a joint venture between Time Warner and Sony. There she functioned as the analytic resource for the marketing department of the music/entertainment catalog.

Ms. Cooper received her Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts and her Master of Business Administration from Fordham University.

  Advisory Board

Eduardo Aninat, Ph.D.

Senator Bill Bradley

The Honorable Carole L. Brookins

Peter Flocos, Esq.

Charles Goodhart, CBE, FBA

Henry Kaufman, Ph.D.

Barbara G. Novick

Guillermo Ortiz, Ph.D.

Judge Richard A. Posner

Richard L. Sandor, Ph.D., Dr. Sc.h.c.

Myron S. Scholes, Ph.D.

Randal K. Quarles (2010-17)


William A. Barnett
Director / Advances in Monetary and Financial Measurement

Bradley J. Bondi
Senior Fellow / Legal Studies

Kevin R. Brock
Senior Fellow / Cybersecurity Strategy

Alvin Chua
Senior Advisor

Lauren Cooper
Manager of Communications

Stephen Dizard
Special Counselor

John D. Feldmann
Senior Fellow

Kate Flanagan
Senior Fellow / Consumer Finance

Patricia Wilson Fridley
Senior Advisor

Diane B. Glossman
Senior Fellow / Financial Institutions

Lawrence Goodman
President and Founder

Steve H. Hanke
Special Counselor

Steven Lofchie
Senior Fellow / Legal Studies

Robin L. Lumsdaine
Senior Fellow / International Finance

Jack Malvey
Special Counselor

David X Martin
Special Counselor

Ryan Scott Mattson
Research Associate

Nicholas Sargen
Senior Fellow / Global Markets and Investment Management

Charles Schott
Senior Advisor

Kurt Schuler
Senior Fellow / Financial History

Liting Su
Research Associate

Bruce Tuckman
Senior Fellow / Financial Markets Research

Jeff van den Noort
Chief Technology Officer

Yubo Wang
Senior Fellow / Financial Markets