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Jumpstart Board

Organizational History:

The Texas Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy (“Texas Jump$tart”) connects diverse financial education champions who work together to prepare Texas youth for lifelong financial success.  It is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Texas since 2003.

Texas Jump$tart creates awareness and forms collaborative partnerships among diverse financial education champions by:

  1. Engaging with the national Jump$tart organization and other state Jump$tart coalitions to identify best practices in preparing youth for lifelong financial success.
  2. Communicating via the Texas Jump$tart website and through other methods to gather and share financial education information specific to Texas.
  3. Building awareness about financial literacy efforts across the state of Texas.

Mission:

Texas Jump$tart connects diverse financial education champions who work together to prepare Texas youth for lifelong financial success.

Vision:

We envision a Texas where all youth are equipped to make informed personal financial decisions. We envision a nation of financially capable youth.

Board of Directors

Chair, Princeton Williams (Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas)

Vice Chair, Christina Carney (Propel Financial Services)

Treasurer, Bill Marley (LifePath Wealth Advisors)

Mary Lange (Texas Bankers Association)

Courtney Moran (Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation)

Advisory Board

Al Coleman (FDIC)

Linda Gabriel (FDIC)

Kellie Haayer (Educator, Houston)

Leilani Lim-Villegas (Texas Department of Banking)

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Secretary, Vacant

Nancy Granovsky (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service)

Jocelyn Carby (Texas Bankers Association)