Cindy Vojtech is a Principal Economist in the Division of Financial Stability at the Federal Reserve Board. Her policy work focuses on risks and vulnerabilities in the banking system. Her research generally focuses on banking, in particular the effects of lending standards and the effects of changes in regulation. She started her career at the Board in 2011 in the Division of Monetary Affairs.
Dr. Vojtech began teaching for Applied Economics program at Johns Hopkins University in 2013 and received the 2017 Teacher of the Year Award. She has also taught at Howard University, American University, and the University of California, San Diego.
Prior to graduate studies, she worked as an economist at the Bureau of Economic Analysis for three years. Prior to that, she worked as an investment banking analyst for three years, focusing on clients in the banking industry. She received her PhD in economics from the University of California, San Diego.