AFEA Welcomes New Chapter President


Tampa, FL, December 18, 2014 - The American Financial Education Alliance, a national advocate for greater financial literacy, announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously voted to name Robert McDowell as the new Chapter President of AFEA’s Tampa Chapter.

Bringing 17 years of experience to the Chapter, Robert, who holds a Master’s degree from Missouri State University, is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. He is excited to use AFEA as a new way to give back to his community.

AFEA is thrilled to have Robert join us in our mission to empower Americans to take control of their finances by providing educational classes and workshops in communities nationwide.

As Chapter President, Robert will be hosting free financial education workshops throughout the Tampa community. The Tampa Chapter will also be fundraising to support other local charities. Fifteen percent of all funds raised by AFEA will be donated to local charities with similar missions and causes within the chapter area. Robert will nominate a charity to receive 15% of all of the funds his chapter is able to raise.

About the American Financial Education Alliance

AFEA is a federally recognized 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization based in Charlotte, NC and is comprised of a diverse and growing group of licensed and trained professionals. Together, they share the same goal of helping people better understand their finances. AFEA’s mission is to empower Americans to take control of their finances by providing educational classes in communities nationwide.

For more information on the Tampa Chapter, please visit Donations and sponsorships for the Chapter’s nominated charity can be made by going to:

Or by mail to:

American Financial Education Alliance - Tampa Chapter
8510 McAlpine Park Drive #201
Charlotte, NC 28211