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Kirsten S. Moy is the Director of Scale Initiatives, Economic Opportunities Program (EOP), at the Aspen Institute. In this capacity, she is the project manager for two Aspen initiatives focused on achieving scale in the nonprofit industry: the Asset Platform ( and the EITC Platform ( She came to the Institute in 2001 after serving as director for the Community Development Innovation and Infrastructure Initiative, a national research project on the future of community development and community development finance. Ms. Moy also served as the first director of the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund in the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Prior to joining Treasury, she designed products for pension funds and other institutional investors to invest in affordable housing and community development initiatives. She is the co-author of New Pathways to Scale for Community Development Finance and Changing Capital Markets and Their Implications for Community Development Finance.