Dr. Carmen Rojas

President & CEO


Dr. Carmen Rojas (she/her) is the president and CEO of the Marguerite Casey Foundation. Prior to joining Marguerite Casey Foundation, Dr. Carmen Rojas was the co-founder and former CEO of The Workers Lab, an innovation lab focused on making real the promises of safety, dignity, and mobility to all working people. For more than 20 years, Carmen has worked with foundations, financial institutions, and nonprofits to improve the lives of working people across the United States. 

Carmen currently sits on the boards of  Beyond12, Blue Ridge Labs, Children’s Defense Fund, as well as the San Francisco Federal Reserve's Community Advisory Council, and Confluence's Racial Equity Initiative Advisory Committee.

‍Carmen holds a Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning from the University of California, Berkeley and was a Fulbright Scholar in 2007.