Dr. Lindsey Piegza is the Chief Economist for Stifel Financial. She specializes in the research and analysis of economic trends and activity, world economies, financial markets, and monetary and fiscal policies. Prior to her role with Stifel, Lindsey was the Senior Economist for an investment bank in New York City for eight years consulting clients in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. A highly sought-after speaker across national and international forums, she is often quoted in the business press. Lindsey is a regular guest on CNBC, Bloomberg, CNN, and Fox Business, as well as national radio and other business news outlets. Piegza is also a monthly op-ed contributor for The Hill. In addition to her role with Stifel, she is an instructor at the Pacific Coast Banking School, a member of the Chicago Federal Reserve Advisory Committee, SIFMA Economic Advisory Roundtable Chair and a well-respected author.