Esther Morales is the Executive Director of the National Women’s Business Council. Esther has spent her career working within the federal government and in advocacy positions, most recently serving as the White House Liaison at the Environmental Protection Agency. Just prior, Esther worked at the White House in the Office of the First Lady as the Associate Director of Policy. Over the last six years, she has served in the Administration at the U.S. Department of Energy working with state and local government to move energy priorities; with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to implement the landmark health care reform bill; and at the Administration for Children, Youth and Families, supporting the allocation of $5 billion in one-time early childhood education funding. Esther also brings twenty years of campaign management, community development and grassroots organizing experience to her goal of building innovative partnerships that lead to healthier, more prosperous communities, addressing issues of injustice and inequity. Esther earned her B.A. from Princeton University.