Financial Wellness Education Committee


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.


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


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 Members

Financial Wellness Committee email:
Sarah Bergeron
Financial Aid Counselor
Assumption College
Lisa Talbot
Director, Business Development
Rosie Alicea
Assistant Director of Student Aid & Financial Literacy
Jeffrey Bentley
Vice President/Relationship Manager
Citizens Bank
Ashley Crawley
Senior Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Elms College
Luanne Gage
Vice President, Education Finance
Citizens Bank
Alia Georges
Assistant Director of Admissions & Financial Aid Counselor
Olin College
Jonathan Hughes
Manager of College Planning and Education
Elizabeth Lally
Assistant Director, Center for Financial Independence
Northeastern University
Jeanne Mahan
Director, College Finance
Bright Horizons College Coach
Jeff McMaster
Director of Student Accounts
Framingham State University
Kim Oikle
Financial Aid Counselor
Worcester State University
Robin Rondeau
Senior Financial Aid Counselor
Holyoke Community College
Dan Rossi
Assistant Director of Student Financial Services
Harvard Kennedy School
Jennifer Sheehy
Associate Director of Financial Wellness Education
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Jennifer Trauman
Head of Campus Development – Northeast
College Ave Student Loans
Hilary Werner
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Northeastern University School of Law
Leanne Zemrock
Student Financial Services Representative
Bay Path University
Patrick Ziegler
Market Relationship Manager
Wells Fargo Education Financial Services