Coalition Board Members Knepfle and Lewis – ED Hearings

Public Hearing on the Department of Education’s
Negotiated Rulemaking

on behalf of the
National Direct Student Loan Coalition (NDSLC)
Written statement of  CHUCK KNEPFLE

Office of the Department of Education
Washington, D.C.
October 23, 2014
Oral comments delivered by Chuck Knepfle
Chair, NDSLC, Director of Financial Aid, Clemson University
Written statement of  S. KAY LEWIS

Anaheim, California
November 2, 2014
Oral comments delivered by S. Kay Lewis
Chair-Elect, NDSLC, Director of Financial Aid, University of Washington


I speak to you today on behalf of the National Direct Student Loan Coalition (NDSLC), a grass roots organization comprised of schools dedicated to the continuous improvement and strengthening of the Direct Loan program. Its members are practicing financial aid professionals working at participating institutions. Continue reading

Nancy Hoover – Senate Banking Subcommittee Hearing

Statement Of Nancy Hoover Director of Financial Aid Denison University
Before the Senate Banking Subcommittee on Financial Institutions
and Consumer Protection Hearing On
“Student Loan Servicing: The Borrower’s Experience”

June 4, 2014
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC

Chairman Brown, Ranking Member Toomey, and Members of the Subcommittee, thank you for inviting me to testify today at this hearing regarding the borrower’s experience with student loan servicing.

My name is Nancy Hoover and I am the Director of Financial Aid at Denison University in Granville, Ohio.  Continue reading

Peg Julius – U.S. House of Representatives Education and Workforce Committee Hearing

Statement Of Peg Julius on behalf of the National Direct Student Loan Coalition (NDSLC) before the House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training Hearing on “Examining the Mismanagement of the Student Loan Rehabilitation Process”

March 12, 2014
2175 Rayburn H.O.B
Washington DC    

Chairwoman Foxx, Senior Democratic Member Hinojosa, and members of the subcommittee, thank you for the opportunity to speak to you today. Continue reading