Linda Kempin is Director of Workplace Programs at The Financial Literacy Group. Ms. Kempin uses her expertise to develop and implement programs for clients that wish to reach adults with financial education in the under-utilized venue of the workplace. Ms. Kempin leads the firm’s workplace education efforts, which include program design and curriculum development as well as strategic implementation and effective promotion of programs. Her background in workplace financial education and communications positions her to work with the rest of the firm’s experts to effectively help clients create strong programs that are well-attended and impactful.
With more than 20 years’ experience in financial education, Ms. Kempin’s campaigns have promoted over 50 financial education/literacy initiatives to a diverse range of constituents, from Fortune 500 employees to underserved markets. Prior to joining The Financial Literacy Group, Ms. Kempin held senior roles in marketing and public affairs at both Ernst & Young and at The Ayco Company, a Goldman Sachs subsidiary that specializes in financial planning and education programs. During this time, Ms. Kempin successfully launched a self-help financial education program with national reach, introduced a benefits education program to help new hires make smart elections, developed content for over 70 hours of web-based financial learning, and produced a video series to enable people to become smart financial consumers. Ms. Kempin was instrumental not only in the process of development, but also in increasing participation in such programs. While in New York, Ms. Kempin was also the Vice Chair of Community Outreach & Advocacy for the Professional Women’s Network, sponsoring financial literacy programs for victims of domestic violence and for underserved middle- and high-school girls in New York and New Jersey.
Ms. Kempin holds a Masters in Internet Marketing from the University of San Francisco and an MBA (cum laude) from the Keller Graduate School of Management in Chicago. She also earned a BFA in Communications from Northern Illinois University.
T 202 / 747-9490
F 202 | 747-7491