Thank you to all who attended the 2016 MFEC Conference – Financial Education is Consumer Protection!
Wednesday, February 24 | Radisson Colonial Inn | Helena, MT
Special presenters included Montana Governor Steve Bullock, Assistant Director Servicemember Affairs Holly Petraeus, and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Vice President and Senior Economist Paula Tcak.
Take a look at the conference sessions and read about the presenters below. We look forward to seeing you next time!
About the Keynote Speakers
Holly Petraeus is the Assistant Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), heading up the Office of Servicemember Affairs. Her office’s mission is to partner with the Pentagon to see that military families receive strong financial education; to monitor complaints from military families and responses to those complaints by the CFPB and other agencies; and to see that federal and state agencies coordinate their activities to improve consumer protection measures for military families.
Paula Tkac, a vice president and senior economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, leads the Financial Markets Group in the Research Division and serves as a policy advisor.
Also, Governor Steve Bullock is attending, delivering an address in the morning to kick off the conference!