Bridging the Gap: Building a Community of Financial Well-being

2018 AFCPE® Research and Training Symposium

AFCPE Pre-Symposium: Monday, November 12 - Wednesday, November 14
AFCPE Symposium: Wednesday, November 14 - Friday, November 16
Schedule Subject to Change

Dr. Angela Fontes is the Manager of Analytic Consulting in the Statistics and Methodology Department at NORC at the University of Chicago. Her research centers on family financial well-being and utilizes a number large national/federal data sets including the Survey of Consumer Finances, the Survey of Income and Program Participation, and the Consumer Expenditure Survey. Fontes' research can be found in journals including the Journal of Family and Economic Issues, the Journal of Women, Politics and Policy, Financial Counseling and Planning, the Journal of Women, Politics and Policy, the Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, Health Affairs, and the International Journal of Transportation Research. She is the Principal Investigator/Project Director on several projects for not-for-profit and commercial clients, and works with a broad range of public and private clients on data collection and analytic research. She holds a Ph.D. in Consumer Behavior and Family Economics with a minor in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Dr. Fontes teaches graduate courses in behavioral economics and public policy and policy analysis at Northwestern University.

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