Heather McCulloch

Heather McCulloch is the founder of Asset Building Strategies, a consulting firm that advances policies and strategies to build the financial security of low-wealth individuals and families by helping them to build financial assets. Ms. McCulloch has been a pioneer in the asset-building field, supporting  innovation at the local, state and national levels.

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Heather has authored several national publications describing emerging trends and opportunities in the asset-building field and has presented on asset-building policies and strategies to national, state and local audiences.

Prior to founding Asset Building Strategies, Heather was a senior associate at the national nonprofit, PolicyLink. She has a master’s degree in international political economy from the London School of Economics and a bachelor’s degree in political economy from the University of California, Berkeley.  She is currently a board member of La Luz Center of Sonoma and served on the advisory board of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s financial education and asset building program from 2011 to 2016.