2022 Financial Literacy Month Virtual Speaker Series Recap
We are feeling grateful for such an amazing Financial Literacy Month!
We are so grateful to all the speakers, sponsors, and attendees that made our 2022 Financial Literacy Month Virtual Speaker Series the best and biggest yet. We saw over 500 attendees across all 13 sessions. Cheers to you all!
Olivia Sorenson, Winner of the OnPoint Community Credit Union's $1,000 Oregon College Savings Plan Sweepstakes
Congratulations to Olivia for being OnPoint's $1,000 Oregon College Savings Plan drawing winner as part of OnPoint's support for the 2022 Financial Literacy Conference. Her sons Everett and Sawyer will benefit from the donation to kick start their college savings!
Stay Tuned for 2023!
Thank you speakers for taking the time to help deliver an engaging program of interesting and informative financial education topics.
Financial Empowerment During and After Incarceration
Counselor Michael Gibson, Two Rivers Correctional Institution
Amber Kelly, OnPoint Community Credit Union
Dirk van Velzen, The Prison Scholar Fund
Between Your Heart and Mine: Untangling Financial Conversations
Jen Nash, Priceless Financial Coaching
Quiero Comprar una Casa, ¿Por Donde Debo Empezar? (I Want to Buy a House, Where Should I Start?)
Fernando Velez, Oregon Housing & Community Services
Black Women Empowering Finances Panel Presents: "The 5Cs of Business Success"
Dee Bowden, Black Women Empowering Finances
Joyce Chesley Hayward, Black Women Empowering Finances
Janisha Richardson, Black Women Empowering Finances
RaShida Roberts, Black Women Empowering Finances
Tashaya Singleton, Black Women Empowering Finances
IDAs in Oregon: Our Approach to Building Financial Stability and Wealth
Luke Bonham, Neighborhood Partnerships
Navigating Disasters: A Roadmap to Protecting Your Family and Your Wallet
Karla Martinez, Oregon Division of Financial Regulation
Craig Vattiat, Oregon Division of Financial Regulation
Financial Education Facilitators Tell All: Tips and Tricks from the Experts
Chelsey Kastrup, Prudential
Logwone Warrior Mitz, Eagle Strategies
Mary Vasquez, Point West Credit Union
Breaking Down the Chain: Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, and Tokens Explained
Daniel Demian, Albert
How Does Financial Literacy Impact Gen-Z? A Panel Discussion with Next Gen Personal Finance
Yanely Espinal, Next Gen Personal Finance
Zachary Stotz, OSU Center for Advancing Financial Education
Javier Gomez, FBOR Fellow
Denys Isordia Matilde, FBOR Fellow
Sarvodaya Singh, FBOR Fellow
Financial Trauma: Immigrant and Refugee Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse
Yekaterina Kozachuk, Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon: Slavic Oregon Social Services
Navigating Change: Adapting Financial Education in Times of Crisis
Erin Moore, OnPoint Community Credit Union
Vincent Pollard, OnPoint Community Credit Union
Taaj Armstrong, PGE - Project Zero Works
Get It Together: Organize Your Records So Your Family Won't Have To
Dr. Cozette M. White, My Financial Home Enterprises
¡Dia Del Niño: Haciendo Las Finanzas Divertidas Para Niños! (Children's Day: Making Finances Fun for Kids!)
Laura Aguirre, Consulado de México en Portland
Thank you sponsors for making all the sessions possible. See you next year!