Contributor Bio

Michelle Greene

Position Title: Senior Vice President and Head of Corporate Responsibility

Michelle Greene is Senior Vice President and Head of Corporate Responsibility for NYSE Euronext, overseeing the company’s global corporate responsibility efforts. She is responsible for NYSE Euronext’s internal corporate responsibility policies and initiatives, and for developing programs to leverage and enhance efforts of NYSE Euronext listed companies, promoting collaboration and cooperation on issues of common interest. Ms. Greene is also the Executive Director and a Board Member of the NYSE Euronext Foundation, which focuses its giving on economic empowerment, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy.

Before joining NYSE Euronext, Ms. Greene served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Financial Education and Financial Access at the U.S. Department of the Treasury. She also served as Executive Director of the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Literacy and as a member of the White House Council on Women and Girls under President Obama. She began her service in the Obama Administration as a Senior Advisor in Domestic Finance focused on the financial crisis. Previously, Ms. Greene had served at the Treasury Department as Senior Policy Advisor to the Assistant Secretary for Financial Markets during the Clinton Administration.

Ms. Greene’s professional experience includes working as a consultant at McKinsey & Co., Inc. and serving as the Executive Director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.   She began her career practicing corporate and bankruptcy law in Washington, D.C.

Ms. Greene serves on the Boards of Directors of CFED and of Junior Achievement – NY.  She is a member of the Advisory Boards of the Corporate Responsibility Officers’ Association, the Conference Board’s Sustainability Initiative, the World Economic Forum’s Women Leaders and Gender Parity Program, and Net Impact.  She serves on the World Economic Forum’s Financial Inclusion Steering Committee and served as co-leader of the Financial Inclusion Working Group for the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI–America). She serves as a member of the U.S. National Advisory Board to the G8 Social Impact Investment Task Force.

Ms. Greene received her J.D. from Harvard Law School and her A.B. from Dartmouth College.