For the sixth year in a row, the Missouri Department of Higher Education's default prevention staff invited financial aid professionals from Missouri's postsecondary institutions to attend its annual Default Prevention Day. This year's event was held Friday, May 12, 2017.




2017 Presentations

Identity Theft by Samuel Levine, Staff Attorney, Federal Trade Commission

Legislative Updates by Leroy Wade, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Higher Education

15 to Finish by Liz Coleman, Director of Communications and Marketing, Department of Higher Education




Past Presentations

Remedial Education by Dr. Rusty Monhollon, Assistant Commissioner, Department of Higher Education

Professional Judgement by David Bartlett, Training Officer, U.S. Department of Education


Advice from Peers on Collaboration

Greg Hutchinson, Stephens College

Lana DeJaynes, State Fair Community College

Nick Prewitt, University of Missouri - Columbia


Debt Management by Young Families by William Emmons & Bryan Noeth

Tutorial for Great Lakes’ Reports by Greg Hutchinson

MSU Real Life by Brett Heman


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