Director, Consumer & Housing Project
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Al Ripley joined the Justice Center staff in March 2003 as a Consumer/Housing Policy Specialist and Director of the Consumer Action Network. Prior to coming to the Justice Center, Al worked with Self-Help Credit Union and the Center for Responsible Lending, as an attorney in private practice, and as a high school teacher. In his present role, Ripley helps spearhead the Justice Center's consumer and housing policy advocacy in the state legislature and before state administrative agencies. Ripley also serves as counsel in various dockets before the NC Utilities Commission, and conducts education and training events. Al has a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science and a Juris Doctor from UNC-Chapel Hill and a Master of Education degree from North Carolina State University.