Rachel Schneider
Senior Vice PresidentCenter for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI)
Rachel Schneider is a Senior Vice President at CFSI, and co-author of The Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty. She is a highly sought-after consultant and speaker whose research has been featured in the nation’s top publications, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and many others.

Though she began her career as an investment banker at Merrill Lynch & Co., Rachel credits her commitment to the potential for innovative finance to solve major social problems from her days as a VISTA Volunteer (now AmeriCorps). Rachel Schneider holds a J.D./M.B.A. from the University of Chicago, and a B.A. from UC Berkeley.