Director of the Racial Wealth Divide Initiative
Lillian is the Director of the Racial Wealth Divide Initiative at Prosperity Now, leading her team as they partner with executive leadership at nonprofit organizations. Her work focuses on finding solutions to the problem pf growing economic inequality including income gaps, gentrification, unemployment, underemployment, and affordable housing. In addition, Lillian provides financial planning, coaching, and wealth management guidance to individual families as a licensed securities and investment representative. Lillian began her career as a researcher for Child Trends, a leading nonprofit research firm in the District of Columbia focused on improving the well-being of youth and families. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Urban Planning and a Master of Arts in Sociology, both from Stanford University. She is also an alum of the America’s Leader’s of Change sponsored by Walmart.