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Committees

Service on an NSPA committee is a great way to advance your career, further your involvement in the NSPA community, and add value to the entire NSPA membership. For further information or to volunteer, please contact Maggie BrubakerThank you to the following committee members for their service to the NSPA.

Audit & Finance Committee
Responsible for reviewing annual financial statements, annual budgets, and hiring independent auditor.
Jennifer Hazelton, Chair, Board Treasurer, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Maria Falvo, Board Secretary, 
American Savings Foundation
Vanessa M. Evans,
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Amy Weinstein, Board, 
Executive DirectorNational Scholarship Providers Association


Conference Committee
Helps plan and inform the NSPA annual conferences, helps with on-site set up/tear down, registration, special events, and speaker introductions. 
Maggie Brubaker, National Scholarship Providers Association
Talia Barajas,
 Washington Apple Education Foundation

Beth Barnette Knight, Board Member, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Sharon Beers, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Tereka Boone, Foundations of East Chicago
Dianne Fanning, Next Gen Web Solutions
Rosa Flores, The University of Texas at El Paso
Jessie Kasynski, University of Colorado Boulder
Brenda Moran, Council Bluffs Community Education Foundation
M-D November, International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc
Erika Orsulak, National Scholarship Providers Association
Stephanie Petersen, Oregon State University
Kelly Pierce, Indiana State University
Vickie E. Rekow, College Success Foundation
Christina Rose, Scholarship America
Gunner Scott, Pride Foundation
Tricia Tate, The Ford Family Foundation
Ericia Ward-Williams, Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
Eric Wilner, Scholarship America


Executive Committee
Larry Sparkman, Chair, Board President, Luckyday Citizenship Scholars Program at The University of Southern Mississippi
Oscar Sweeten-Lopez, Board President-Elect,
Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
Jennifer Hazelton, Board Treasurer, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Maria Falvo, Board Secretary, American Savings Foundation
Katie Kramer, Past Board President, Boettcher Foundation
Amy Weinstein, Board, Executive Director, National Scholarship Providers Association

 

Governance & Nominating Committee
Assists the Board in governance matters such as Bylaw interpretations or updates, participates in policy making, and recommends and/or gives first review of new candidates for service on the Board of Directors. 
Larry Sparkman, Chair, Board PresidentLuckyday Citizenship Scholars Program at The University of Southern Mississippi
Oscar Sweeten-Lopez, Chair, Board President-Elect, 
Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
Katie Kramer, Past Board President, Boettcher Foundation
Joe Wilcox,  University of Texas at Austin
Amy Weinstein, Board, Executive DirectorNational Scholarship Providers Association


Membership Committee
Represents the interests of the NSPA membership, provides feedback and insight on new services/benefits and other initiatives, and helps identify and recruit new NSPA members.
Maggie Brubaker, National Scholarship Providers Association
Jenny Achilles, TG
Tiffany Anderson, Boettcher Foundation
Julianna M. Belyn, The Ohio State University
Jennifer Dobossy, Charles Johnson Foundation
Elizabeth Dodd, The University of Texas at El Paso
Melissa Findley, Missouri Scholarship and Loan Foundation
Maria Mandel, Sigma Alpha Mu Foundation
Dave Marcial, Golden Apple Foundation
David McFarland, Clarion University of Pennsylvania
JoLynn Noe, University of Kentucky
Ashlee Pate, Arapahoe Community College
Rachel Piontak, American Indian College Fund
Hamilton Raymond, Medgar Evers College - CUNY
Jeremy Sale, Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
Nancy Sanchez, Kaplan Educational Foundation
Amber Sisemore, University of Arkansas



New Member Welcome Committee
Members of this committee assist the NSPA staff during the on-boarding process of new NSPA members. 
Maggie Brubaker, National Scholarship Providers Association
Lori Dec, American Foreign Service Association
Matthew Estrada, Arizona Community Foundation
Johnna Hargens-Brown, Bellevue University
Crystal Johnson,
Wentcher Foundation
Dave Marcial,
Golden Apple Foundation
Gaylena Merritt,
Kappa Alpha Theta Foundation
Amy Moroney,
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Lindsay Paul,
Horatio Alger Association
Ashley Potter,
The Ford Family Foundation
Hamilton Raymond,
Medgar Evers College - CUNY
Chrystal Truss,
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Deshuandra Walker,
Thurgood Marshall College Fund
Katherine Weathers,
University of Michigan, College of Literature, Science and Arts
 

Thank you to the following organizations for their generous support!

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