Ruhi serves as the Assistant Director of Special Projects at the NYS Department of Financial Services, where she works on strategic planning, workforce development, employee engagement and policy writing. She has previously worked for various levels of government entities, focusing on economic development, project management and financial analysis. Ruhi obtained her Masters of Business Administration from Utica College - School of Business and Justice Studies and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University at Albany. Ruhi served in the Navy Reserves and holds an active secret security clearance. Ruhi’s passion lies in analysis, writing, finance, leadership and strategy. Outside of work, she enjoys hiking, doing hot yoga, spending time with her family, reading, and writing.