Tracie Morris serves as a Senior Community Affairs Specialist in the Outreach and Program Development Section at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. In this role, she supports the continued implementation of the Money Smart Product Suite. As a member of the Youth Savings Pilot team, Tracie worked closely with the pilot participants to identify promising practices for integrating financial education and access to safe, affordable accounts for children and youth in grades 1-12. She is also identifying opportunities to expand financial education and account access to youth engaged in employment programs. Tracie has been with the FDIC since 1990 and gained experience in resolutions, international affairs, training, and financial information management. She holds a BA from Appalachian State University, and a certificate from the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin.