AFEA Welcomes New Chapter President


Rock Hill, SC, January 29, 2015 - The American Financial Education Alliance, a national advocate for greater financial literacy, announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously voted to name Ed Barnard as the new Chapter President of AFEA’s Rock Hill Chapter. 

Bringing 21 years of experience to the Chapter, Ed Barnard, a Business and Finance major, is excited to use AFEA to give back to his community. He is a Registered Investment Advisor who is a member of the Charlotte Christian Chamber of Commerce, the Charlotte Better Business Bureau, and Calvary Church Outreach Ministry.

AFEA is thrilled to have Ed 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, Ed will be hosting free financial education workshops throughout the Rock Hill community. The Rock Hill 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. Ed will nominate a local charity that will receive 15% of all of the funds raised.

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 Rock Hill Chapter, please Donations and sponsorships for the Chapter’s nominated charity, can be made by going

Or by mail to:

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