Jean Chatzky

Moderated by personal finance expert Jean Chatzky
Oprah & Friends™ money expert, financial editor for NBC's Today, award-winning journalist and best-selling author

Joe Carberry

Introductory remarks by Joe Carberry
Senior Vice President,
Corporate Relations Visa Inc.

Todd Rokita

Todd Rokita
Indiana Secretary of State

Richard Cordray

Richard Cordray
Ohio Treasurer of State

William Seidman

William Seidman
Chairman Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (1985-1991)

Richard Riley

Richard Riley
U.S. Secretary of Education (1993-2001) and Governor of South Carolina (1979-1987)

Laura Levine

Laura Levine
Executive Director, Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy

John Bryant

John Bryant
Founder of Operation Hope and author of Banking on our Future

Chauncey Veatch

Chauncey Veatch
National Teacher of the Year

Steve Malin

Steve Malin
Senior Education Specialist, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Jean Chatzky - Personal Finance Expert and best selling author

Jean Chatzky, award-winning journalist, best-selling author and motivational speaker, has created a global platform that is making significant strides to help millions of men and women battle an epidemic with a devastating impact- debt. Jean is the financial editor for NBC’s Today, a contributing editor for Money, Time and Travel + Leisure Magazines, a columnist for The New York Daily News, and is a featured money coach on Oprah's "Debt Diet" series. She hosts a daily show on the Oprah & Friends channel, exclusively on XM Radio.

She is the author of four books, including the best seller, You Don't Have to Be Rich. Her recent book Pay It Down: From Debt to Wealth on $10 A Day, is a New York Times and Business Week best seller. Her latest book, Make Money, Not Excuses is a Wall Street Journal and New York Times Bestseller.

Jean has been recognized as an exceptional journalist. She received the Clarion Award for magazine columns from the Association of Woman in Communications, has been nominated twice for National Magazine Awards and was named one of the best magazine columnists by the Chicago Tribune.

In addition to her professional work, Jean is on the March of Dimes advisory council, lends her support and expertise to women's services groups and is on the board of the Nora Magid Mentorship prize at the University of Pennsylvania, which helps journalism students get a head-start in the field. She is also on the Communications Committee for University of Pennsylvania.

Jean lives with her family in Westchester, New York.