Financial Wellness Education Committee

MASFAA members can access the Financial Wellness Education Committee’s Resource page here.

Purpose

The Financial Wellness Education Committee provides MASFAA members a support and resource network to assist in creating, maintaining, and advancing financial wellness education to those they serve.

Composition

The Financial Wellness Education Committee is comprised of two chairpersons, as well as, a number of volunteer committee members.

Objectives:

1.     Provide MASFAA members a support network to assist in creating, maintaining and advancing/enhancing financial education and literacy programs to undergraduate and graduate students on their campuses.

2.     Build and maintain a network of financial education professionals within and outside of MASFAA.

3.     Create an online financial education resource center.

4.     Assist the MASFAA Conference Committee members by providing financial education sessions at the annual MASFAA conference and/or bringing in financial education experts to speak at conference.

5.     Provide professional development and/or training opportunities for MASFAA members on financial education topics throughout the year.

Committee Reports

April 2017

January 2017

September 2016

May 2016

April 2016

Committee Members

Financial Wellness Committee email: masfaa.fwe@gmail.com
Sarah Bergeron
Assistant Director of Student Aid & Financial Literacy
WPI
Co-chair
Lisa Talbot
Director, Business Development
SallieMae
Co-Chair
Rosie Alicea
Assistant Director of Student Aid & Financial Literacy
WPI
Jeffrey Bentley
Vice President/Relationship Manager
Citizens Bank
William Bianchi
Manager
Rhode Island Student Loan Authority
Ashley Crawley
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Elms College
Alia Georges
Assistant Director of Admissions & Financial Aid Counselor
Olin College
Jonathan Hughes
Manager of College Planning and Education
MEFA
Jeanne Mahan
Director, College Finance
Bright Horizons College Coach
Robin Rondeau
Senior Financial Aid Counselor
Holyoke Community College
Jessica Sabourin
Manager of Student and Loan Receivables
Harvard University
Jennifer Sheehy
Director of Financial Aid
Nichols College
Patrick Ziegler
Market Relationship Manager
Wells Fargo Education Financial Services