MASFAP Fall 2020 Conference
November 9-19

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This year's virtual conference features a variety of sessions from experts within our profession and leaders from other areas of higher education and business. Please note that sessions and times are subject to change.

Participants may join any session no more than 10 minutes prior to the start of the event.

 Monday, November 9, 2020

Time

Session

Presenters

10:00am - 11:30am MASFAP President Welcome & Keynote Address Dena Norris - MASFAP President
Dr. Rodney D Smith
Stephenie K. Smith, MSW
12:00pm - 1:00pm

 Business Meeting

MASFAP Board

3:00pm - 4:30pm  NASFAA Update Justin Draeger - NASFAA President & CEO

 

 Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Time

Session

Presenters

10:00am - 11:30am

Federal Session - Verification

David Bartlett - U.S. Department of Education Training Officer
12:00pm - 1:00pm Newcomer Gathering - MASFAP History Dave Rice - Saint Louis University
1:00pm - 5:00pm NASFAA Credentialing - Student Eligibility Tony Lubbers - University of Central Missouri
5:30pm - 6:30pm Newcomer Happy Hour  

 

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Time

Session

Presenters

10:00am - 11:30am

Financial Aid Data Sharing - The Basics

Emily Haynam - The University of Missouri

12:00pm - 1:00pm 101/201 Legislative Advocacy Rob Moore - Missouri State University
Will Shaffner - MOHELA
3:00pm - 4:30pm

Bursar 101 from FA

Matthew Kearney - Southeast Missouri State University

 

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Time

Session

Presenters

10:00am - 11:30am

Federal Session - Add, Drops, and Withdrawals

David Bartlett - U.S. Department of Education Training Officer

12:00pm - 1:00pm Speed Networking with Vendors
Meet the Vendors
3:00pm - 4:30pm Bankruptcy Rules Kristen Clark, Collections Specialist - The University of Missouri - St. Louis
5:00pm - 6:00pm MASFAP Happy Hour  

 

Monday, November 16, 2020

Time

Session

Presenters

9:00am - 1:00pm NASFAA Credentialing - Overview of Cash Management Emily Haynam - The University of Missouri
1:00pm - 2:00pm Leadership Development Program Overview and Graduation Amy Hager - Moberly Area Community College
3:00pm - 4:30pm Athletics and How it Fits into the Financial Aid Picture Michelle Gavel - Missouri State University
Alex Hirdler - Missouri State University

 

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Time

Session

Presenters

10:00am - 11:30am Federal Work Study - Community Service Requirements Cheryl Combs - Missouri State University
12:00pm - 1:00pm State Update Leroy Wade - The Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development
1:30pm - 5:00pm NASFAA Credentialing - Cost of Attendance Colleen Brown - Columbia College

 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Time

Session

Presenters

10:00am - 11:30am Federal Session - Return of Title IV David Bartlett - U.S. Department of Education Training Officer
12:00pm - 1:00pm Awards Lori Baer - Kansas City Art Institute
Dena Norris - Metropolitan Community College
3:00pm - 4:30pm Federal Update David Bartlett - U.S. Department of Education Training Officer

 

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Time

Session

Presenters

9:00am - 1:00pm NASFAA Credentialing - Professional Judgement Colleen Brown - Columbia College
1:30pm - 2:30pm Passing of the Gavel Becca Diskin - Missouri Southern State University
Dena Norris - Metropolitan Community College
3:00pm - 4:30pm Houston, We Have a Problem Terri Vogel - NW Missouri State University
Heather McGrath - University of Central Missouri
5:00pm - 6:00pm MASFAP Happy Hour