Missouri Department of Higher Education default prevention staff members hosted the annual default prevention grant meeting on Thursday, May 11, 2017. The meeting was open to current Default Prevention Grant recipients and was designed to assist those schools in helping prevent student loan default among their students.


2017 Agenda


2017 Presentations

Default Prevention Advice by David Hammond, Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

Statistics from MDHE Default Prevention Grant Program by Marilyn Landrum and Sarah Schedler, Department of Higher Education

Financial Literacy by Jillean Battle, Assistant Deputy Treasurer, State Treasurer's Office

Missouri Connections by Sarah Schedler, Department of Higher Education




Past Presentations

Submitting Appeals by Kim Slote, Policy Analyst, Department of Higher Education

Advice from Peers by Dr. Nathan Miller & Rachel Smith, Columbia College


Collecting Data

Caron Strother, Eden Theological Seminary

Abby Vernon, St. Charles Community College

Sarah Schedler, Department of Higher Education


Using Apps

Kahoot by Shanna Meyer, Jefferson Community College

Mail Chimp by Teresa Skaggs, Mineral Area Community College

My Scholly by Brett Heman, Missouri State University


Regulations Update by Kim Slote

Saving Money in College Just Makes “Cents” by Shanna Meyer

Access Group Conference Information by Susie Facklam


If you have any questions or need additional information regarding the Annual Default Prevention Grant Meeting, please contact the MDHE’s default prevention staff.