Irene Skricki is the Senior Financial Education Program Analyst in the Office of Financial Education within the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Consumer Education and Engagement division. In this position, which she has held since August 2011, she focuses on promoting effective practices in the financial education field. Previous to the CFPB, from 1996 to 2011, Irene was a Senior Associate at the Annie E. Casey Foundation, where she managed the financial stability portfolio, with a focus on innovation, consumer protection, financial access, and wealth building for low-income families. She has also held positions at the Ford Foundation and the Coalition on Human Needs. Irene has a Bachelor of Science degree from MIT and a Masters of Public Affairs degree from Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School.