MEA Officers

Ellen McGrattan

Ellen R. McGrattan is a professor at the University of Minnesota.  She is also a consultant at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, a Research Associate at

Thomas Holmes Thomas Holmes
Past President

Thomas J. Holmes is the Curtis L. Carlson Professor of Economics at the University of Minnesota.  He received his Ph.D.

Kerwin Charles
President Elect

Kerwin Charles is the Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor and former interim Dean at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy.

Abigail Wozniak
First Vice President

Abigail Wozniak is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Notre Dame, working primarily in the field of labor economics.

Jenny Bourne
Second Vice President

Jenny Bourne is Raymond Plank Professor of Economics and Chair of the Economics Department. She received her A.B. summa cum laude from Indiana University and her M.A. and Ph.D.

Keith Brouhle

Keith Brouhle, Assistant Professor, has a B.A. from Grinnell College, and M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His course offerings