Sarah Parker

Sarah Parker

Sarah Parker is a director at the Center for Financial Services Innovation, working on various research and consulting projects, including several projects on financial health measurement and workplace financial well-being. She also leads CFSI’s insurance work, which includes research and outreach to serve the insurance needs of average American consumers.

Prior to joining CFSI, Parker worked at CGAP, an advocacy and research center housed at the World Bank that seeks to advance financial inclusion around the world. She managed the mobile banking agenda in francophone West Africa and led global research on electronic government payments.

Parker holds a masters in international relations from Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and a bachelors from Wheaton College.

Recent Articles by Sarah Parker

How to Adapt to the Growing ‘Risk Shift’

It’s no secret that the insurance industry is going through an exciting time of innovation, growth, and transformation. This certainly poses risks for insurers if they fail to adapt to these changes, but it also offers significant opportunities. Changes are also occurring among American consumers, as more economic risk has begun to shift from government […]

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