Agenda

Spring 2021 Conference Program


All times are Eastern Standard Time

MONDAY, April 12, 2021

1:30 – 3:00Welcome / Opening Session
Presenters | Michelle Standridge, KASFAA President & April Tretter, Spring Conference Chair
A Financial Aid Administrator’s Guide to Legal Guardianship and Custody in Kentucky (Presentation)
Presenter | Jennie Haymond, Madison County Attorney
3:15 – 4:30Meet and Greet with Vendors

TUESDAY, April 13, 2021

9:45 – 10:00Welcome/Announcements
Presenters | Michelle Standridge, KASFAA President & April Tretter, Spring Conference Chair
10:00 – 11:00Unknown Bias (Presentation)
Presenter | Zachary Christian, South Carolina Tuition Grants Commission
11:10 – 12:10NASFAA Certified Financial Aid Administrator© Program (Presentation)
Presenters | Kathy Bialk, University of Kentucky & Katie Conrad, Florida International University & Dana Kelly, NASFAA & April Tretter, Bellarmine University & Celena Tulloss, University of Tennessee
11:10 – 12:10Overview of Student Eligibility (Presentation)
Presenter | Brooke Gupton, Campbellsville University
11:10 – 12:10Professional Judgment (Presentation)
Presenter | Sandy Neel, Spalding University
12:15 – 1:15Director, Assistant, and Associate Director Networking Lunch
1:30 – 2:30Administering Aid for Transfer Students (Presentation)
Presenter | Trevor Summers, Federal Student Aid
1:30 – 2:30R2T4 A Survivor's Guide (Presentation)
Presenter | Katie Conrad, Florida International University
1:30 – 2:30FAFSA Basics and the Application Process (Presentation)
Presenter | Beth Mekus, University of Kentucky
3:00 – 4:00Business Solution Session - KHEAA (Presentation)
4:00 – 5:00Business Solution Session - Credible

WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021

9:45 – 10:00Welcome/Announcements
Presenters | Bob Fultz, KASFAA Past President & April Tretter, Spring Conference Chair
10:00 – 11:00 Cybersecurity
Presenter | Kevin Cornwell, Dean Dorton
10:00 – 11:00Inside the Beltway Update (Presentation)
Presenter | Justin Draeger, NASFAA
11:10 – 12:00FWS Compliance (Presentation)
Presenter | Celena Tulloss, University of Tennessee & Reed Allison, Chattanooga State Community College
11:10 – 12:10Enrollment Management (Presentation)
Presenter | Forrest Stuart, Lafayette College
11:10 – 12:10Tax Forms from the Eyes of Verification (Presentation)
Presenter | Elaine Brumback, KHEAA
12:15 – 1:15CARES/CRRSAA/HEERF round-table, Lunch
1:30 – 2:30Awarding Direct Loans (Presentation)
Presenter | Trevor Summers, Federal Student Aid
1:30 – 2:30SAP (Presentation)
Presenter | Bob Fultz, Georgetown College & Sandy Neel, Spalding University
1:30 – 2:30Changing Demographics and Higher ed demand/enrollment management (Presentation)
Presenter | Kevin Lamb, Centre College
3:00 – 4:00How to Engage with Your Students Better Than TikTok
Business Solution Session - Earnest
4:00 – 5:00 Developing Focus - Improve your ability to give attention to the important things and reduce distractions with practical adjustments.
Business Solution Session - Citizens

THURSDAY, April 15, 2021

9:45 – 10:00Welcome/Announcements
Presenters | Rhonda Bryant, KASFAA President-Elect & April Tretter, Spring Conference Chair
10:00 – 11:00Moving the Needle on Student Financial Wellness (Presentation)
Presenter | Sean McGreevey, Bellarmine University
11:10 – 12:10Verification (Presentation)
Presenter | Dana Kelley, NASFAA
11:10 – 12:10Mental Health
Presenter | Anita Nelums, BCTC
11:10 – 12:10State level Advocacy
Presenter | Erin Klarer, KHEAA
12:15 – 1:00Who is KASFAA, Volunteering Networking Lunch
1:15 – 2:30Federal Update (Presentation)
Presenter | Trevor Summers, Federal Student Aid
3:00 – 4:00Simplify the PJ Process – PJ Advisor Demo
Business Solution Session - Inceptia
4:00 – 5:00Business Solution Session - Ascent
6:30 – 8:30President’s Speakeasy Awards Reception

FRIDAY, April 16, 2021

9:00 – 11:15Business Meeting/Closing Session
Presenter | Michelle Standridge, KASFAA President & April Tretter, Spring Conference Chair
SASFAA Update
Presenter | Celena Tulloss, SASFAA President, University of Tennessee
KHEAA Update
Presenter | KHEAA Staff
11:30 – 2:00Board Meeting