|President, Independent Women's Forum, 2003-present
Senior Fellow, Goldwater Institute, present
Senior Domestic Policy Analyst, House Republican Policy Committee
Social Security Analyst, Cato Institute
|BA, Princeton University
MA, Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University
Carrie Lukas is president of the conservative-leaning non-profit Independent Women's Forum (IWF). She is also a senior fellow at the Goldwater Institute, a contributor to National Review Online, and a columnist for Forbes.com.
Lukas earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Princeton University and her master's degree in public policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. She worked at the Cato Institute as a social security analyst. Lukas has written several studies for the Cato Institute on social security and education policies. Her op-ed pieces have been published in the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, New York Post, and USA Today. She is author of the books "The Politically Incorrect Guide to Women, Sex, and Feminism" and "Liberty is No War on Women."
Before working at IWF, Lukas worked for U.S. Congressman Charles Christopher "Chris" Cox as the senior domestic policy analyst for the House Republican Policy Committee and as a senior staff member of the Homeland Security Committee. She has also been working with the INADI (Instituto Nacional contra la Discriminación, la Xenofobia y el Racismo) in Argentina since 2008.