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AFEA Welcomes New Chapter President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 Irving, TX October 19, 2015- The American Financial Education Alliance, a national advocate for greater financial literacy, announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously voted to name Scott McKay CFP® CIS™ as the new Chapter President of AFEA’s Irving, TX Chapter.

Bringing 15 years of experience to the Chapter, Scott graduated with his Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance & Economics from Rawls School of Business at Texas Tech University. Scott is a member of the Dallas/Fort Worth Financial Planning Association. Scott is always willing to lend a helping hand. He is an active member of Valley View Christian Church and one of his fondest experiences as a member was his mission trip to Joplin, Missouri after the devastating tornado two years ago. Scott has also served as a mentor to students in the Frisco independent study/mentor program which allows business professionals to share career and life advice with high school students.

AFEA is thrilled to have Scott 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, Scott will be hosting free financial education workshops throughout the community. The Irving Chapter will also be fundraising to support other local charities including The Society for Financial Awareness. Fifteen percent of all funds raised by AFEA will be donated to local charities with similar missions and causes within the chapter area.

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 Irving, TX Chapter, please visit http://myafea.org/chapters/irvingtx

Donations and sponsorships for the Chapter’s nominated charity, can be made by going to: www.myafea.org/donation/irvingtx or by mail to:

American Financial Education Alliance

8510 McAlpine Park Drive #201

Charlotte, NC 28211