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Last Update: 10/6/2022


We are excited to welcome everyone back in-person to the Lodge of the Four Seasons for our fall conference.

MASFAP understands that everyone has a different comfort level, so if you would like to wear a mask while attending the conference, please feel free. We will provide name tag stickers so you can indicate your COVID comfort level.


 
Monday, November 7, 2022

Time

Event

Presenters

Location

9 a.m. - noon Vendor Setup   Granada A/B/C
9 - 10 a.m. Newcomer Check-In   Lobby
9 a.m. - noon MASFAP Board Meeting   Seachase
10 - 11 a.m. Newcomer Brunch with Board   Marbella A
11 a.m. - noon Newcomer Orientation   Marbella B
11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Registration Open   Granada Foyer
noon - 5 p.m. Exhibit Area Open   Granada A/B
1 - 2:30 p.m. Director's Meeting   Seachase
1 - 2:30 p.m. NASFAA Credentialings (Part I)
  Direct Loan Program

TBD

Valencia

  Packaging and Notification of Awards

TBD

Escollo
  Pell Grant and Iraq & Afghanistan Service Grant

TBD

Lookout 
 
2:30 - 3 p.m. Break/Exhibit Area Open   Granada A/B
3:00 - 4:00pm NASFAA Credentialings (Part II)
  Direct Loan Program TBD  Valencia
  Packaging and Notification of Awards

TBD

Escollo
  Pell Grant and Iraq & Afghanistan Service Grant

TBD

Lookout
 
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Associate Member Reception   President's Suite
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Dinner

  • President's Welcome
  • Charity Introduction
  • Keynote Speaker
  Granada A/B
7:45 p.m.

Evening Activity

  • Pub Trivia
  • Silent Auction
  • Raffle
  Marbella A/B

  

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Time

Session

Presenters

Location

7:30 a.m. - noon

Registration Open

  Granada Foyer
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Exhibit Area Open   Granada A/B
7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast

  Granada A/B
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Interest Sessions

 

Personality Types

Manda Riley  
 

Connecting Students to Private Scholarships

Kaitlyn Venta  
 

How to Build a Team

Tony Lubbers  
 

College Confidence: What America Knows about Paying for College

Heather Gaumer  
 

Engaging GenZ with Clear Communications

Bill Alt  
9:40 - 10:40 a.m. Interest Sessions
  PLUS Loan vs Private Loan Packaging  Tyler Johnson  
  Building Resilience Sara Edwards  
  Fraud Detection and Prevention Jeff Kenney
Anthony Gordon
 
  Employee Retention and Recognition Kristi Harris  
  Get to Know Private Loans Chester Priest  
 
10:40 - 11:10 a.m. Break (water, soda, veggies and hummus)   Granada A/B
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Interest Sessions  
  Breaking the Magician’s Code: Engaging in Difficult Discussions with Students  Colten Ross  
  Dependency Overrides Val Jensen  
  Charmed! It's All About Affordability: The Power of 3 Trent Ball  
  Advocacy 101 Rob Moore
Will Shaffner
 
    
12:15 - 1:20 p.m.

Lunch

  • MASFAA Exchange
  • Exhibitor Recognition
  • Business Meeting
  Granada A/B
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

General Session

   Student Aid Index

 Zack Goodwin

 Granada C
 
2:30 - 3 p.m.

Break (Ice cream)

  Granada A/B
3 - 4 p.m.

Interest Sessions

  HS Counselor Panel Pt. 2 - What they Wish FAAs knew  Alex Miller
Kaitlyn Venta
 
  Developing Focus Sara Edwards  
  Leadership Development Program: A Magical Experience Taylor Grimm
Hannah Masters
Jason Enright
Anna Plattner
Jessica Tabbert
 
  Financial Wellness Panel Anna Zimmerman  
  Verification: Where the Magic Begins Krissy Loenneke  
4:15 - 5 p.m.

Interest Sessions

 

Birds of a Feather - Community College

  Valencia
 

Birds of a Feather - 4-year Private

  Escollo
  Birds of a Feather - 4-Year Public   Marbella A
  Birds of a Feather - Tech/Trade   Marbella B
  Birds of a Feather - Associate Members   Granada A/B
 
5 - 6 p.m. Current and incoming board mixer   President's Suite
6 - 7:30 p.m.

Dinner

  • LDP Graduation
  • Awards
  Granada A/B
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Evening Activity - Magic workshop with Magical Katrina   Marbella

 

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Time

Session

Presenters

Location

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Quick Start Breakfast

 

Marbella

8:45 - 9:45 a.m. Interest Sessions  
  NASFAA: Inside the Beltway Karen McCarthy  Theater
 
10 a.m. - noon

Brunch

  • State update
  • 2023 Board Introduction
  • 2023 LDP Cohort Introduction
  • Scholarship Drawing
  • Passing of the Gavel
  Marbella