The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will convene a public field hearing tomorrow in Milwaukee, Wis. to discuss student loans. The field event will feature remarks by CFPB Director Richard Cordray, followed by a panel discussion with consumer groups and industry representatives.
insideARM will monitor the hearing and report developments.
Originally announced on April 29, here are the additional details released today:
The hearing begins at 10:00 a.m. CDT/11:00 a.m. EDT, Thursday, May 13, 2015 and will be held live at the Wisconsin Center, 400 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wis. 53203. The field hearing will also be streamed live at consumerfinance.gov.
10:00 a.m. CDT/11:00 a.m. EDT Opening Remarks
Zixta Martinez, Associate Director of External Affairs, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Ted Mitchell, Under Secretary, US Department of Education
10:05 a.m. CDT/11:05 a.m. EDT Remarks by CFPB Director
Richard Cordray, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
10:30 a.m. CDT/11:30 a.m. EDT Panelist Remarks and Discussion
Justin Draeger, President/CEO, National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
Timothy Fitzgibbon, Senior VP, National Council of Higher Education Resources
Dick George, President/CEO, Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation
Chuck Knepfle, Director of Financial Aid, Clemson University
Deanne Loonin, Student Loan Borrower Assistance Project Director, National Consumer Law Center
Jennifer Wang, Policy Director, Young Invincibles
11:15 a.m. CDT/12:15 p.m. EDT Audience Testimony
Open microphone for public participation
12:00 p.m. CDT/1:00 p.m. EDT Hearing Concludes