Committees

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PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

PASFAA Thanks our Business Partners

As a strictly volunteer organization, the vitality and overall success of PASFAA is dependent upon the willingness of its members to serve the organization. The majority of our members serve our association by volunteering on the various committees within PASFAA.

Committees

Conference

Plan and organize all aspects of the annual conference.

Finance & Development

Develop a budget and solicit funds from vendors and sponsors.

Financial Aid Awareness

Plan and coordinate community outreach activities to promote awareness of financial aid information.

Government Relations

Monitor and influence government financial aid activities and to inform and educate the membership. Chair is Vice President.

Membership & Association Governance

Manage membership and election matters, including updates to policies and procedures.

Technology Committee and Website Coordinator

Provide information and training to the membership in the areas of technology.

Communication Subcommittees

Communication

The Communication Committee promotes a positive public image of PASFAA by utilizing consistent, effective communications, branding, and marketing. The committee is comprised of four subcommittees: Newsletter, NextPAGE, Scholarship, and Historian.

Historian

Compile and safeguard documents, photos and videos encompassing PASFAA’s rich history.

NextPAGE

Organize a mentor program, matching mentees with new members. Organize first-timers events at trainings or conference.

Newsletter

Solicit, review, edit, and publish the Association’s newsletter.

Scholarship

Market and award PASFAA scholarships to students in Pennsylvania.

PFAT Training Subcommittees

Pennsylvania Financial Aid Training (PFAT)

The PFAT committee encompasses the subcommittees listed below.

Fundamentals Workshop

Present an overview of the financial aid programs. Provided prior to the annual conference.

Counselor Workshop

In conjunction with AES/PHEAA, develop material to update high school counselors concerning financial aid processing and programming.

Support Staff Workshop

Develop material to teach support staff about financial aid. Workshop presented every other year.

Spring Training

Develop topics related to current and upcoming issues in financial aid and select presenters for the workshops.

Don Raley Institute

Develop material and select presenters for intensive training in financial aid for new staff. Training is for five (5) days in June.

Leadership Development

Develop program and select presenters for training on leadership development.

Webinars

Develop material and select presenters for webinars.

Reimbursement

All expenses to Committee involvement are paid for by PASFAA, with exception in the Conference Committee as it relates to the annual conference. For more detailed information, see the Policies & Procedures Manual “Travel Reimbursement Guidelines”.

If you have further questions regarding the activities of a specific committee, please feel free to contact the current Committee Chair or a member of the Executive Council.