Plan and organize all aspects of the annual conference.
Develop a budget and solicit funds from vendors and sponsors.
Plan and coordinate community outreach activities to promote awareness of financial aid information.
Monitor and influence government financial aid activities and to inform and educate the membership. Chair is Vice President.
Manage membership and election matters, including updates to policies and procedures.
Provide information and training to the membership in the areas of technology.
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.
Compile and safeguard documents, photos and videos encompassing PASFAA’s rich history.
Organize a mentor program, matching mentees with new members. Organize first-timers events at trainings or conference.
Solicit, review, edit, and publish the Association’s newsletter.
Market and award PASFAA scholarships to students in Pennsylvania.
The PFAT committee encompasses the subcommittees listed below.
Present an overview of the financial aid programs. Provided prior to the annual conference.
In conjunction with AES/PHEAA, develop material to update high school counselors concerning financial aid processing and programming.
Develop material to teach support staff about financial aid. Workshop presented every other year.
Develop topics related to current and upcoming issues in financial aid and select presenters for the workshops.
Develop material and select presenters for intensive training in financial aid for new staff. Training is for five (5) days in June.
Develop program and select presenters for training on leadership development.
Develop material and select presenters for webinars.
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.