Student loans and financial literacy pertaining to higher education

Joint Hearing

Senate Majority Policy Committee and Senate Education Committee

Monday, October 17, 2016 | 10:00 a.m.

Hearing Room No. 1
North Office Building
Harrisburg, PA 17120


10:00 a.m.       Welcome and Opening Remarks

Senator David G. Argall, Chairman, Senate Majority Policy Committee
Senator Lloyd Smucker, Chairman, Senate Education Committee
Senator Guy Reschenthaler, Vice Chairman, Senate Majority Policy Committee 

10:05 a.m.       Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency

Jim Preston, President and CEO
Nathan Hench, Senior VP of Public Affairs
Elizabeth McCloud, Assistant VP of State Grants and Special Programs

10:25 a.m.       Pennsylvania State University

Anna M. Griswold, Assistant VP for Undergraduate Education, Executive Director for Student Aid
Brad L. Yeckley, MBA Ph.D. (C), Assistant Director of Financial Literacy, Penn State Financial Literacy Center
Courtney Horner, Student Aid Coordinator, Student Loan Debt Management

                            University of Pittsburgh

Randall L. McCready, Ph.D., Director of Financial Aid

11:00 a.m.       Temple University

David Glezerman, Assistant Vice President and Bursar

                            Lincoln University

Kim Anderson, Director of Financial Aid
Kimberly Taylor-Benns, Associate VP for Enrollment Management

11:30 a.m.       Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania

Mary Young, Vice President of Government Relations

11:50 a.m.       Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education

Lois Johnson, Associate Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance
Dr. Patricia C. McCarthy, Interim VP for Enrollment Management and Communications, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

12:10 p.m.      Pennsylvania Commission for Community Colleges

Dr. Nick Neupauer, President of Butler Community College and immediate past Chair of PA Commission for Community Colleges Executive Board

12:30 p.m.      Adjourn

Additional Information:
David Glezerman Additional
Mary Young Presentation

Legislature of Nebraska

Legislative Bill 726

Indiana House of Representatives

House Enrolled Act No. 1042
House Enrolled Act No. 1042 Summary