Common Cents Lab™

Advisory Council

The advisory council works with MetLife Foundation and the Common Cents team to increase the financial well-being of millions.

Evelyn Stark

Evelyn is Assistant Vice President of Financial Inclusion at MetLife Foundation.

Scott Cook

Scott is a co-founder of Intuit, where he has been Director since March 1983 and currently serves as Chairman of the Executive Committee. He also serves as a Director of eBay and Procter & Gamble.

John Lynch

John is the Ted Andersen Professor of Free Enterprise at the Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder, and the Director of the Center for Research on Consumer Financial Decision Making.

Rachel Schneider

Rachel is a Senior Vice President at Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI). Under her leadership, CFSI produces independent, data-driven consumer and industry research and advice.

Cathie Mahon

Cathie oversees all of the programmatic and investment activities for the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (CDCU). She is committed to promoting financial inclusion and identifying and connecting credit unions to unserved and untapped markets.

Anat Binur

Anat is an Investment Partner at Innovation Endeavors, where she connects and works with early stage entrepreneurs who think big and are driven by a passion to have an impact on the world.

Ida Rademacher

Ida is the Executive Director of the Initiative on Financial Security (IFS) at the Aspen Institute, where she is focused on increasing financial well being for Americans.

Parker Thomas

Parker has spent his career working on, for, and with startups as a software developer, business developer, and investor. He was a Former Partner at 500 Startups, biz dev @Pivotal Labs and now change maker at Angel List.

Thomas Brown

Thomas is a partner in the Antitrust and Competition and the Global Banking and Payment Systems practices, where he focuses on legal issues affecting the financial services industry.