Annual Conference

Save the dates!

Annual Conference 2020 will be held on

October 7-9, 2020


Wyndham Riverwalk,

San Antonio, TX


Fall Conference
October 9-11, 2019
Fort Worth, TX

More Information Coming Soon


2018 Conference Session Presentation Materials

The table below lists the sessions presented at the 2018 Conference. The presentations and accompanying samples, letters, etc., can be downloaded by clicking on the icons in the right column.

 Adobe PDF Document
Microsoft Powerpoint Document

Presentation Title Presenter Document
2018-19 Verification Update Rick Renshaw
5 Must Haves for the Modern Financial Aid Office Andy Richmond
Administering Aid for Adds, Drops, and Withdrawls Rick Renshaw
Comprehensive Compliance and Audit Plan JoEllen Soucier
Creating a Financial Aid Risk Assessment and Quality Control Worth Ferguson
Employee Training and Engagement Dawn Coleman-Glenn
Federal Update Rick Renshaw
Handling Unpleasant Situations - Techniques to Turn the Bad to Good Matt Lehmann
How American Values and Pays for College Sergio Gonzalez
Brook Pallanez
Lost in Translation Carmen Kienow
Lutz Braum
Managing Student Debt: An Overview of Consolidation and Refinancing Options Michelle Enriquez
Nuts and Bolts of FAD Reporting DeCha Reid
Tanya Trevino
Nuts and Bolts of State Financial Aid Programs Sophia Rodriguez
Troyling Johnson
Leah Smalley
Perkins Liquidation - Best Practices Shannon Crossland
Cathy Sarabia
Professional Judgment - Petition for Independent Status - Dependency Overrides Fances Chapa
Social Media Pitfalls Temeka Easter
Brook Pallanez
State Update Charles Puls
SUPER - Traits of Effective Leadership James Webb
JoEllen Soucier
TASFAA Technology: Hidden Features, Easter Eggs, and More Kevin Armalay
Top Ten Compliance Concerns Rick Renshaw