Healthier Boushey is a President & CEO and co-founder of the Washington Center for Equitable Growth, which was launched in 2013. She is one of the most influential economic policy voices in the nation. Heather is a foremost economist who focuses on the intersection of economic inequality, public policy, and economic growth.
Boushey was born in the United States of America in Seattle, Washington. She was born on 28th February 1970. She is 50 years old as of 2020. Her birth sign is Pisces. She belongs to the Party of Democrats. She grew up in Mukilteo, Washington.
Quick facts and information about Heather Boushey
|Full name||Heather Boushey|
|Date of birth||February 28, 1970|
|Age||50 years old|
|Birthplace||Seattle, Washington, USA|
|Education||New School/ Hampshire college|
|Home town||Mukilteo, Washington|
|Marital Status||Married (Todd Tucker)|
|Social Media||Instagram/ Facebook/ Twitter|
|Net Worth||Not Available|
Heather Boushey Education
She received her Ph.D. from the New School for Social Research in Economics. She earned her B.A. From Hampshire College.
Heather Boushey Career
The work of Boushey focuses on the labor market of the USA, social policy, and problems with work and family. The work of Boushey ranges from reviews of current trends in the labor market of the USA and how families balance work and child care needs to how young people in today’s economy and health insurance coverage have fared. Formerly, she worked as an economist for the Joint Economic Committee of the U.S. Congress, Center for American Progress, the Institute for Economic Policy, and the center for Economic and Policy Research.
She is on the board of the Opportunity Institute at this present time. Also, she is a senior fellow at the New School for Social Research’s Schwartz Center for Economic and Policy Analysis, and an associate editor of Feminist Economics. At the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Boushey was formerly a Research Affiliate with the National Poverty Center. In the Journal of Poverty, she was on the editorial review board. Her work has appeared in Dollars & Sense, In These Times, and the New Labor Forum, as well as in peer-reviewed newspapers, including the Political Economy Review and the National Women’s Studies Association Journal.
Before the U.S Congress, she gave testimony and authored numerous reports and commentaries on issues affecting working families, including the consequences of the 1996 welfare reform. She is a co-author of The State of Working America 2002-3 and Hardships in America which is the Real Story of Working Families in the USA. On September 13, 2011, Boushey testified about President Barack Obama’s latest job proposal before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs, Stimulus Oversight, and Government Spending. Boushey was announced as the Chief Economist of the Clinton-Kaine Transition Project after the Democratic National Convention in July 2016.
Heather Boushey Works
Boushey writes regularly for famous media which includes “Room for Debate,” The Atlantic, and Democracy in the New York Times. On CNBC, Bloomberg, PBS, and MSNBC, she makes frequent television appearances. Also, she is an associate editor of Feminist Economics. She formerly worked as the economist for the United States, Chief Economist for Hillary Clinton’s Transition Team, the joint Economic Committee, and the Center for American Progress. She is a member of the board of the Opportunity Institute.
Heather Boushey Relationship
On 31 March 2007, Boushey married Todd Tucker. Todd is a former Research Director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch division, specializing in the legal, economic, and political implications of trade agreements, including the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFT).
Heather Boushey Social Media
Heather has an account on Instagram, Boushey with 110 followers. She has kept her account private.
Heather uses her Twitter account, Heather Boushey to share per opinions and views. She has 14.9k followers on Twitter. She joined Twitter in November 2010.
She is also active on Facebook.
Heather Boushey Net worth
The net worth of Heather Boushey is not available.