About Us

ABOUT US

WHO WE ARE

Texas Jump$tart Coalition

Financial Smarts For Students

Texas Jump$tart is a statewide member-driven organization that brings together education champions committed to advancing financial literacy for young Texans. The Coalition supports the financial education efforts of its partners and affiliates and works to:

  • Raise awareness of financial education requirements for Texas youth;
  • Foster innovation and collaboration among partners;
  • Serve as a resource hub for Texans interested in financial education;
  • Create dialogue for financial education in Texas through its affiliation with the National Jump$tart Coalition based in Washington, D.C.

HISTORY

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VISION

We envision a nation of financially capable youth.
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MISSION

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

Texas Jump$tart creates awareness, shares best practices, and forms collaborative partnerships among diverse financial education champions. The Coalition gathers and shares financial education information specific to Texas.

OFFICERS

Texas Jump$tart Coalition is a statewide, volunteer-led non-profit organization made up of individuals who believe in the financial education and empowerment of young Texans. Meet our leadership!

Christy Bachmeyer

Chairman - Frost Bank

Susan Kizer

Vice Chair - Federal Reserve Bank

Bill Marley

Treasurer – Life Path Wealth Advisors

Christina Carney

Secretary – Propel Financial Services, LLC

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mary E. Lange

Director – Texas Bankers Association

Courtney Moran

Director - Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation

Susan Doty

Director - University of Texas - Tyler

Kristin Gosset

Director - Junior Achievement

Chiquita Board

Director - The Dream Come True Foundation

Nick Murja

Director - Palo Duro High School

Angela Joiner

Director - SouthWest Bank

BOARD OF ADVISORS

Linda Gabriel

Advisor - FDIC

Al Coleman

Advisor - FDIC

Melissa Lopez

Advisor - ESC1

Jocelyn Carby

Advisor - Texas Bankers Association

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