March 26-28, 2019
Stonewall Resort
Roanoke, WV

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Room reservations can be made by calling the resort directly at 304-269-7400 or by booking online at  The group rate is $112.  Room reservation deadline is February 26, 2019.  If you plan on attending, please make your reservations now.  The hotel will not extend the room block after February 26, 2019.


Send conference session proposals to Candi Frazier or James Buchanan

2019 Spring Conference Exhibitor Option now available


2019 Spring Conference Handouts


2018 Fall Conference Handouts

Presentation Title Presenters Presentation
5 Must-Haves for Modern Financial Aid Daniel Gonzales
Nicole Solomon
DC Update Kenneth Howard Download
Debt Management: Planning Toward a Common Goal Meredith Schor Download
Delaware State Programs Juliet Murawski Download
DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS: Diversity in the Workplace Tarsha Green
Danette Burgess
Federal Update Amber Johnson Download
Implementing a Compliance/Audit Unit within the Financial Aid Office Angie Hovatter Download
Legislative Update Jennifer Sandler Download
NASFAA Federal Update Justin Draeger Download
One Letter, Big Results Andrew Harvey Download
Practical Strategies to Serve Under-Resourced Students Marvin Smith Download
Students Scammed – The Pain, Cost, and Harm Mike Abernathy Download
Summer Work Study Sam Veeder Download
The Benefits of Outsourcing Verification by Financial Aid Services (FAS) Nicole Verrett
Michael O’Grady
The Blame Game: Working with Rude or Demanding Students Thelma Ross
Candi Frazier
The Importance of Mental Health in the Financial Aid Profession Philip Hawkins Download
The Relationship Between Financial Aid Advising and Community College Student Engagement Tisa Silver Canady Download
Transitioning into a “One Stop Shop” Student Services Center George Yanchak
Tanya McMillian
Verification Basics Laura Shahan
Diann Clothier
Veterans Affairs Benefits & Programs Olayta Rigsby Download
WV State Update Brian Weinger Download

2018 Spring Conference Handouts

Presentation Title Presenters Presentation
The ABC's of Gen Z Matt Nettleton Download
Best Practices in Financial Literacy and Early FAFSA Awareness Anne Dahlen
Chip Gue
Bethany Schiffbauer
Nicole Solomon
Financial Aid Office and Enrollment Management Sandra Oerly-Bennett
Janet Fike
How to Make Student Communications Stick Daniel Gonzales
Stephany Harper
Income Driven Repayment and Public Service Loan Forgiveness Dave Dahlen Download
Inside the Beltway – Washington Update Megan Coval Download
Legs, Regs and You Megan Coval Download
Reauthorization & the PROSPER Act Megan Coval Download
The Future of the West Virginia National Guard Tuition Funding Sherri Shafer,
SGT Brandon Hodge
Valerie Lambing
What Would You Do? Consuela Phillips Download
WV State Update Brian Weingart Download

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