Maureen Conway - Participant

Maureen Conway serves as Vice President for Policy Programs at the Aspen Institute and Executive Director of the Institute’s Economic Opportunities Program. Maureen founded EOP’s Workforce Strategies Initiative and has headed up workforce research at the Aspen Institute since 1999. She is a nationally recognized expert in sectoral workforce development and is the author of numerous publications, including co-editing the book Connecting People to Work: Workforce Intermediaries and Sector Strategies. Her current work includes documenting and evaluating promising innovations in strategies that seek to improve job quality for lower-income workers while also helping workers improve their skills and businesses to thrive. Maureen holds an M.B.A. from Columbia University, where she was a Samuel Bronfman Scholar, a Masters in Regional Planning from the University of North Carolina, and a B.A. in Economics and Mathematics from Holy Cross College.

Background

Organization

The Aspen Institute

Title

Vice President for Policy Programs,
Executive Director, Economic Opportunities Program