Christin Spradley serves as OnDeck’s Head of Policy and Senior Associate General Counsel, where she oversees its governmental affairs practice. Christin has played a critical role in advancing best practices and standards in the Financial Technology industry, serving as a founding member of the Innovative Lending Platform Association and helping to develop the SMART Box™ model pricing disclosure for small business capital providers. Throughout her efforts, Christin shows a commitment to supporting the health and success of small businesses and to promoting greater access to capital for entrepreneurs through innovation and technology. Christin has a background in international development and micro-business operations, serving as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Republic of Mali from 2006 – 2008 and working on women’s economic development issues with USAID and the West African Trade Hub. Before joining OnDeck, Christin was a corporate attorney in the M&A practice at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in New York. Christin has a B.A. in Political Science from Duke University and a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School.