Keynote Speakers

 
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Liz Murray

Inspirational Speaker and Best-Selling Author

FROM HOMELESS TO HARVARD

Be inspired by the unspeakable obstacles Liz overcame as a teenager living on the streets to become a Harvard graduate. It’s a powerful reminder of how you can make access and opportunity a life-changing reality for the students most in need.


 
 

Mike Flanagan

CEO
SSS by NAIS

 

Mark Mitchell

Vice President
SSS by NAIS

 
 

SSS AND YOU: WHAT WE BELIEVE

 
 

Hear how SSS technology, tools, and trendspotting will help your school meet its most important affordability and enrollment goals in today’s challenging economic environment.

 

Thought Leaders Sessions

 
 
 

PETER ANDERSON

Director of Admission and Enrollment Management, The Episcopal Academy (PA)

 
 

MAKING MERIT WORK THE RIGHT WAY: EXPLORING OPPORTUNITIES, AVOIDING PITFALLS

Utilizing merit aid is becoming more common at schools each year. Join a discussion of the do’s and don’ts on strategically creating effective merit programs that don’t jeopardize your need-based aid program.

 
 

 
 
 
 

GEORDIE MITCHELL

Director of Enrollment Management, Buckingham, Browne & Nichols School (MA)

 
 

BUILDING AN EFFECTIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH YOUR HEAD AND CFO

It is increasingly vital to view yourself as a leader in your school in order to best advocate for the needs of the financial aid program. Get the tools and strategies you need for getting your voice heard “at the table” with other school leaders for outcomes that best match your career and program goals.