Nan J. Morrison is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Council for Economic Education. She has overall responsibility for deepening and expanding CEE’s work to deliver on its mission, including working closely with CEE’s network of over 240 affiliates across the country. Nan is an accomplished strategy consultant with extensive experience in the non-profit world. This experience, along with her academic background anchored in mathematics, makes her fundamentally aware of the critical importance of economic and financial literacy in the lives of our nation's young people.
Prior to joining CEE, she was a Partner at Accenture, working with senior leaders at several major universities and the NYC Department of Education under Joel Klein. She was also a partner at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Mercer Management Consulting and has held operational roles at Morgan Stanley and General Electric.
Nan serves on the Advisory Board of the MIT Center for Finance and Policy, the Executive Committee of a $100M agency that works with the aging in the NYC, and recently served on the Federal Reserve’s Centennial Advisory Council. She was a founder of ReStart Central, an organization that was started to help small businesses recover in the aftermath of 9/11.
Nan holds a B.S. in Applied Mathematics from Yale University (magna cum laude) and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School, with second year honors. She has completed 5 triathlons.