Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Meet our Board of finance, policy, and legal advocates.


Nancy Eiden

Nancy has passionately pursued her vision to improve access to financial services for formerly incarcerated people and their families. She is the Founder and Board Chair of First Step Alliance. Nancy has over 30 years of senior leadership experience in global banks and credit unions, and has helped many people achieve their financial goals. She also volunteers with SCORE, the nation’s largest network of small business mentors, and is a Board Member of the Center for LGBTQ Economic Advancement & Research. Nancy holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.


Kyle Inselman

Kyle Inselman is a career advisor and instructor at the University of Denver. In addition to his work in career guidance, Kyle is a writer and speaker focusing on trans inclusion and gender in employment and higher education, with over ten years of experience in facilitating trainings to a variety of audiences. Kyle is president-elect of the Collegiate Career Services Association of Colorado and Wyoming, and serves as co-chair of the National Career Development Association’s Committee on Diversity Initiatives and Cultural Inclusion.


Spencer Watson

Spencer is the Founder and Executive Director of CLEAR. Spencer has been an LGBTQ rights advocate for over 15 years and has worked in numerous non-profits in various communications, campaign, and direct-services roles including as a counselor offering financial and credit education to clients. Spencer is a May 2018 graduate of Berkeley Law, where their studies emphasized consumer financial protection, prudential regulation, lending discrimination, and civil rights. In 2017, Spencer interned at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Office of Fair Lending, and at Consumer’s Union. They graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from the University of Colorado: Boulder.