The Pulse relies on generous support from our funders, partners, and advisors.

Citi Foundation

The Financial Health Pulse is supported by the Citi Foundation, with additional funding from Principal Foundation.

USC Dornsife

The Financial Health Network is collaborating with USC’s Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research to field the survey to their online panel, the Understanding America Study. Study participants who agree to share their transactional and account data use Plaid’s data connectivity services to authorize their data for analysis.

Advisory Council

Dedrick Asante-Muhammad

Chief of Membership, Policy and Equity
The National Community Reinvestment Coalition

Jo Ann Barefoot

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Alliance for Innovative Regulation

Ray Boshara

Director, Center for Household Financial Stability
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Jimmy Chen

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Austin Clemens

Director of Economic Measurement Policy
Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Cathy J. Cohen

Professor and Founder/Director
The GenForward Survey

J. Michael Collins

University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for Financial Security

Linda Goler Blount

President & CEO
Black Women’s Health Imperative

Fiona Greig

Managing Director and Co-President
JPMorgan Chase Institute

Michal Grinstein-Weiss

Professor and Director
Social Policy Institute, Washington University in St. Louis

Adrian Haro

Chief Executive Officer
The Workers Lab

Shaheen Hasan

Senior Manager
Target Foundation

Dean Karlan

Professor of Economics and Finance, Northwestern University
Founder and President, Innovations for Poverty Action

Mohamed Khalil

Financial Wellbeing & Applied BE Expert

Roderick K. King

Senior Vice President, Chief Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Officer
University of Maryland Medical System

Ray Kluender

Assistant Professor
Harvard Business School

Gary Koenig

Vice President, Financial Security
AARP Public Policy Institute

Tim Lucas

Director of Research

Signe-Mary McKernan

Vice President, Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population
Director, Opportunity and Ownership Initiative, Urban Institute

Genevieve Melford

Director of Insights and Evidence, Financial Security Program
The Aspen Institute

Sarah Morgenstern

Venture Partner
Flourish Ventures

Amelia Parnell

Vice President for Research and Policy
NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

Rachel Schneider

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Ellen Seidman

Non-Resident Fellow
Urban Institute

Lebaron Sims

Associate Director, Policy and Research

Ann Solomon

VP of Strategic Initiatives

Evelyn Stark


Katherine Y. Tossas

Assistant Professor
Department of Health Behavior and Policy, Virginia Commonwealth University

Shaan Trotter

Public Health Advisor
Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Luz Urrutia

Chief Executive Officer
Opportunity Fund

Amanda Utevsky

Principal Product Researcher

Justine Zinkin

Chief Executive Officer
Neighborhood Trust Financial Partners