Leyla Mocan most recently served as the Special Advisor for the Office of Economic Policy at the U.S. Treasury Department until January 2017. While there, she helped the office manage a policy portfolio covering all domestic U.S. economic issues. She worked on a variety of topics, including housing, infrastructure, economic security, student loans, and generally monitoring the macroeconomy. Prior to joining the Obama Administration at the Treasury Department, Leyla worked at the Federal Reserve Board in the Global Financial Institutions section of the International Finance Division.
Leyla earned her B.S. in Economics with a concentration in Statistics and minor in Mathematics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. In August, she will move to Princeton to start her Master in Public Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.