AFEA Welcomes New Chapter President


Crystal Lake, IL, May 5, 2015 - The American Financial Education Alliance, a national advocate for greater financial literacy, announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously voted to name Tom Boehmke as the new Chapter President of AFEA’s Crystal Lake Chapter.

Bringing 12 years of experience to the Chapter, Tom, University of Illinois at Chicago graduate, is a licensed insurance producer who is a member of the National Association of Realtors, and who currently performs home visits through Faith in Action, which is a senior volunteer network. Tom is excited to use AFEA as a new way to give back to his community.

AFEA is thrilled to have Tom 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, Tom will be hosting free financial education workshops throughout the Crystal Lake community. The Crystal Lake 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. Tom has nominatedThe Wounded Warrior Project to receive all 15% of the funds raised by his chapter. The Wounded Warriors Project’s mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors.

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 Crystal Lake Chapter, please visit Donations and sponsorships for the Chapter’s nominated charity, The Wounded Warrior’s project, can be made by going to:

Or by mail to:

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