Interim Head and Financial Health leader, MetLife Foundation
Evelyn Stark is the interim Head and Financial Health leader at MetLife Foundation (MLF). MLF partners with nonprofits, fintechs, and academics across 40 markets with the goal of helping low income people build their financial health.
Evelyn has three decades of experience in financial health and inclusion, including leadership roles at the Gates Foundation, USAID and the World Bank/CGAP. She spent six years living in Uganda and working across Sub-Saharan Africa implementing financial inclusion programs: demand-side research training and mentoring, and working with financial institutions to improve capacity to serve low-income consumers with high quality products.
She serves on the board of the US non-profit Commonwealth and is on the advisory committee for the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion.