Brooke Dirtzu is an economic analyst in the Research Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. As part of the regional analysis group, she uses qualitative research methods to gather insights from business leaders regarding regional economic conditions.
Ms. Dirtzu joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland as an economic analyst in 2022. Before joining the Bank’s Research Department, she was a research analyst for RealTime Talent, an employer-led public–private partnership focused on aligning Minnesota’s workforce development programs and education systems to the local labor market.
Ms. Dirtzu holds a BA in history from Gustavus Adolphus College and an MPP in public policy from the Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.